Apothecary Bottle, ELIX ANTICOLIC CROC


This blown and molded square-shaped glass bottle has a narrow neck and flared lip. It has a baked white enamel label surrounded by a gold and brown escutcheon with a crown at the top. The label is marked ELIX ANTICOLIC CROC in black, with the first letter in red.

Date Made: 18th century

Location: Currently not on view

Subject: MedicinePharmacy


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Related Publication: Urdang, George and Ferdinand William Nitardy. The Squibb Ancient Pharmacy: A Catalogue of the Collection

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

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: 1991.0664.0451Catalog Number: M-05600Accession Number: 1991.0664Collector/Donor Number: SAP 312Catalog Number: 1991.0664.0451

Object Name: bottle

Physical Description: glass (overall material)Measurements: overall: 12.9 cm x 6.2 cm x 6.1 cm; 5 1/16 in x 2 7/16 in x 2 3/8 in

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a8-78cf-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_993902

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