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Albarello

Albarello

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Description
This tin–glazed polychrome albarello is decorated with green wavy ribbons and a blue, green, yellow, and ochre wreaths framing blue and ochre C–scrolls on a white background. A blue and yellow rectangle band is without an inscription.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
jar
albarello
date made
1624
Date made
1624
place made
Italy
Italy: Tuscany, Siena
Physical Description
ceramic (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 22.5 cm x 13.5 cm; 8 27/32 in x 5 5/16 in
ID Number
1991.0664.0536
catalog number
M-05748
accession number
1991.0664
collector/donor number
SAP 460
catalog number
1991.0664.0536
Credit Line
Gift of American Pharmaceutical Association and Bristol-Myers Squibb Company
subject
Pharmacy
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European Apothecary
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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