Apothecary Jar


This wide mouth blown glass jar has a flat collar, and round foot, and is marked Marked SEDLIC below an alchemical symbol for salt. This jar is pictured on page 18, in the Squibb Ancient Pharmacy Catalogue.

Date Made: 17th-18th century

Location: Currently not on view

Unspecified: Germany

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: 1991.0664.0150Accession Number: 1991.0664Catalog Number: M-05298Collector/Donor Number: SAP 7

Object Name: jarOther Terms: jar; PHARMACEUTICAL CONTAINER

Physical Description: glass (overall material)paint, enamel (overall material)colorless (overall color)white (overall color)blue (overall color)black (overall color)yellow (overall color)red (overall color)blown (overall production method/technique)Measurements: overall: 9.3 cm x 6.2 cm; 3 11/16 in x 2 7/16 in

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746aa-accf-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_994119

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