GRANA TILLI

GRANA TILLI

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Description (Brief)
This turned, wooden straight-walled drug jar with lid is painted dark red, and has a yellowish oval medallian surrounded by swaged leaves and a ribbon. The inscription in the middle of the medallian is painted in black block letters "GRANA TILLI".
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
jar
Other Terms
jar; Pharmaceutical Container
place made
Germany
Physical Description
turnen wood (overall production method/technique)
wood (overall material)
paint (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 19.2 cm x 10 cm; 7 9/16 in x 3 15/16 in
ID Number
1991.0664.0885
accession number
1991.0664
collector/donor number
SAP 807
catalog number
1991.0664.0885.01
1991.0664.0885.02
Credit Line
Gift of American Pharmaceutical Association and Bristol-Myers Squibb Company
subject
Pharmacy
European Apothecary
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Medicine and Science: Medicine
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Wood Drug Jars
European Apothecary
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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