This 16th century metal bowl has a trapezoid shaped handle and tripod legs that terminate in paw like feet. The interior of the pan has been marked in black, “HP/18m”. The exterior has a raised mark in the shape a “W” that is difficult to see because of the dark patina.

Location: Currently not on view

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: 1991.0664.0945Accession Number: 1991.0664Collector/Donor Number: SAP 1033Catalog Number: 1991.0664.0945

Object Name: skillet

Physical Description: wood (overall material)Measurements: overall: 14.7 cm x 28 cm x 18.6 cm; 5 25/32 in x 11 1/32 in x 7 5/16 in


Record Id: nmah_994382

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