Chemicals

Description
This three round-cut glass containers are filled with unknown chemicals. Each bottle is marked. Bottle number 341 has "Bray" etched into the bottom of the jar. Bottle number 342 is marked "COD.”
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
chemicals
bottle
Physical Description
glass (overall material)
unknown (drug active ingredients)
Measurements
overall: 2.6 cm x 2 cm; 1 1/32 in x 25/32 in
overall: 7/8 in x 7/8 in x 3/4 in; 2.2225 cm x 2.2225 cm x 1.905 cm
ID Number
1991.0664.0979.01
accession number
1991.0664
catalog number
M-06375
collector/donor number
SAP 1067
catalog number
1991.0664.0979.01
subject
Pharmacy
Art
Health & Medicine
European Apothecary
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Medicine and Science: Medicine
European Apothecary
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center
Credit Line
Bristol-Myers Squibb Company
Related Publication
Urdang, George and Ferdinand William Nitardy. The Squibb Ancient Pharmacy: A Catalogue of the Collection

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