This blown and molded square shaped clear glass bottle has a flared lip. The baked enamel cartouche label consists of a white shield framed by blue stylized leaves and yellow ribbon, capped by a crown. The bottle is marked ESS. SCORD in black.

Date Made: 18th century

Location: Currently not on view

Unspecified: Germany

Subject: Pharmacy


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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: 1991.0664.0177Accession Number: 1991.0664Catalog Number: M-053251991.0664.0177Collector/Donor Number: SAP 34

Object Name: bottleOther Terms: bottle; PHARMACEUTICAL CONTAINER

Physical Description: glass (overall material)paint (overall material)colorless (overall color)white (overall color)blue (overall color)black (overall color)red (overall color)yellow (overall color)blown (overall production method/technique)Measurements: overall: 10.4 cm x 5 cm x 4.5 cm; 4 1/8 in x 1 15/16 in x 1 3/4 in


Record Id: nmah_994145

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