AQ TILLAW FL

Description
This square-shaped blown and molded apothecary jar has a narrow neck for liquids. The baked enamel label is a white shield surrounded by a blue wreath which is typical of German pharmaceutical containers of the 17th and 18th centuries. The jar is marked AQ TILLAW FL.
Location
Currently not on view
date made
17th-18th century
Physical Description
glass (overall material)
paint (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 18.3 cm x 8.2 cm x 8 cm; 7 3/16 in x 3 1/4 in x 3 1/8 in
ID Number
1991.0664.0165
catalog number
M-05313
accession number
1991.0664
catalog number
1991.0664.0165
collector/donor number
SAP 22
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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