Crucible

Description
This rounded crucible has a squat body with tripod legs and a wrought iron bale handle looped through triangular shaped handles. The entire body is incised with images of animals and two saints. An oval medallion set into the body is marked, "1530.”
Location
Currently not on view
Physical Description
metal (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 26.5 cm x 19.5 cm; 10 7/16 in x 7 11/16 in
ID Number
1991.0664.0946
accession number
1991.0664
collector/donor number
SAP 1034
catalog number
1991.0664.0946
Credit Line
Gift of American Pharmaceutical Association and Bristol-Myers Squibb Company
subject
Pharmacy
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Medicine and Science: Medicine
Art
Health & Medicine
European Apothecary
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center

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