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Description
Drug jar with a white and blue tin-glaze. the container is decorated with a blue cartouche surrounded by stylized leaves and flowers. The center of the cartouche was left blank.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
Jar
Other Terms
Jar; Pharmaceutical Container
Date made
1700 - 1799
Physical Description
ceramic (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 15 cm x 10 cm; 5 7/8 in x 3 15/16 in
ID Number
1991.0664.0845
accession number
1991.0664
catalog number
M-06057
collector/donor number
SAP 769
Credit Line
Gift of American Pharmaceutical Association and Bristol-Myers Squibb Company
subject
Pharmacy
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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