Apothecary Jar, SEDLIC

Apothecary Jar, SEDLIC

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Description
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.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
jar
Other Terms
jar; PHARMACEUTICAL CONTAINER
date made
17th-18th century
unspecified
Germany
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
ID Number
1991.0664.0150
accession number
1991.0664
catalog number
M-05298
collector/donor number
SAP 7
Credit Line
Gift of American Pharmaceutical Association and Bristol-Myers Squibb Company
subject
Medicine
Pharmacy
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Medicine and Science: Medicine
European Apothecary
Art
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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