Measure Jar

Description
This jar served as a measure for liquids. The jar has a white background with blue slip decoration and applied handle. A round metal button is imbedded into the glaze on the left side of the container.
Location
Currently not on view
Physical Description
ceramic (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 8.5 cm x 9.3 cm x 12 cm; 3 11/32 in x 3 21/32 in x 4 23/32 in
overall: 3 1/4 in x 4 5/8 in x 4 in; 8.255 cm x 11.7475 cm x 10.16 cm
ID Number
1991.0664.0667
accession number
1991.0664
catalog number
M-05879
collector/donor number
SAP 591
catalog number
1991.0664.0667
Credit Line
Gift of American Pharmaceutical Association and Bristol-Myers Squibb Company
subject
Pharmacy
See more items in
Medicine and Science: Medicine
Art
Health & Medicine
European Apothecary
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center

Comments

Add a comment about this object