syrup jar


Syrup Jar with a white and cobalt blue tin-glazed. The container is decorated with a gold-colored cartouche applied in the cold paint technique. The cartouche is flanked by two peacocks and surrounded by scrolls, vines of flowers and tassels. The center of the cartouche is painted gold, but the outline and the mark painted in black is barely visible.

Date Made: 18th Century

Location: Currently not on view

Place Made: Netherlands

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: 1991.0664.0832Accession Number: 1991.0664Catalog Number: M-06044Collector/Donor Number: SAP 756

Object Name: Jarsyrup jarOther Terms: Jar; Pharmaceutical Container

Physical Description: ceramic (overall material)Measurements: overall: 17.5 cm x 13 cm x 19.3 cm; 6 7/8 in x 5 1/8 in x 7 5/8 in


Record Id: nmah_993560

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