This albarello-shaped drug jar has an off-white under glaze and simple geometric motifs at both the upper and lower shoulders. The central image within the waist is a cartoon-like portrait of a man in profile against a blue background. The man has a mustache and goatee and is wearing a green hat and shirt. The portrait is flanked by vertical sections of stylized green leaves.

Location: Currently not on view

Subject: Pharmacy


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Credit Line: Gift of American Pharmaceutical Association and Bristol-Myers Squibb Company

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: 1991.0664.0558Catalog Number: M-05770Accession Number: 1991.0664Collector/Donor Number: SAP 482

Object Name: Jaralbarello

Physical Description: ceramic (overall material)Measurements: overall: 26.2 cm x 15 cm; 10 5/16 in x 5 7/8 in


Record Id: nmah_993531

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