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This square blown and molded jar has rounded shoulders with a wide mouth and flared lip. The baked white enamel label is framed by a wreath of blue leaves and yellow flowers. The interior of the shield is marked FL above a series of alchemical symbols and abbreviations.
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Object Name
date made
18th century
Physical Description
glass (overall material)
paint (overall material)
colorless (overall color)
white (overall color)
blue (overall color)
yellow (overall color)
red (overall color)
hand blown (overall production method/technique)
rococo (overall hand blown)
black (overall color)
overall: 10 cm x 5.5 cm x 6 cm; 3 15/16 in x 2 3/16 in x 2 3/8 in
ID Number
accession number
catalog number
collector/donor number
SAP 73
catalog number
Credit Line
Gift of American Pharmaceutical Association and Bristol-Myers Squibb Company
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European Apothecary
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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