Apothecary Bottle

Description (Brief)
This 17th-century blown and molded glass bottle has a spiral pattern and a pewter top that is missing its cap. The bottom of the bottle is embossed with two marks, one round and the other in the form of a shield.
Currently not on view
Object Name
Physical Description
glass (overall material)
overall: 16 cm x 8 cm x 6.2 cm; 6 5/16 in x 3 5/32 in x 2 7/16 in
ID Number
catalog number
accession number
collector/donor number
SAP 822
catalog number
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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