jar

jar

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Description
This tall urn-shaped drug jar has a grayish-white glaze, straight neck and a round, domed-shaped foot and finial. At the center of the container is a label, created by brown, yellow and green lines. The frame is surrounded at the top by a yellow and green vine and swags of beads and is marked Sem.Anis.et. Coriandr
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
Jar
Date made
18th Century
Physical Description
ceramic (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 30 cm x 14 cm; 11 13/16 in x 5 1/2 in
ID Number
1991.0664.0561
catalog number
1991.0664.0561.01
1991.0664.0561.02
collector/donor number
SAP 485
catalog number
M-05773
accession number
1991.0664
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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