Tin-glazed drug jar with a short straight neck, a slightly flared foot, and a white background with a blue festoon. The decorative motif is the same as 1991.0664.0848-850. Above and below the festoon are branches and swags of flowers. On the left a hand extends out holding a Caduceus, symbol of the medical profession.

Date Made: 1804-1876

Maker: H.A. Piccardt

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: 1991.0664.0851Accession Number: 1991.0664Catalog Number: M-06063Collector/Donor Number: SAP 775

Object Name: Jar

Physical Description: ceramic (overall material)Measurements: overall: 26 cm x 18.5 cm; 10 1/4 in x 7 5/16 in

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a8-79fc-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_993684

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