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Florentine Bottle

Florentine Bottle

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This free blown green glass container has a long neck, a slightly flared lip, a round squat body, and a twisted spout. Florentine bottles were used for the distillation of flower oils.
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Object Name
date made
17th-18th century
Physical Description
glass (overall material)
overall: 10.5 cm x 10.5 cm x 8.3 cm; 4 1/8 in x 4 1/8 in x 3 9/32 in
ID Number
accession number
catalog number
collector/donor number
SAP 1023
catalog number
Credit Line
Gift of American Pharmaceutical Association and Bristol-Myers Squibb Company
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Medicine and Science: Medicine
Health & Medicine
European Apothecary
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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