Apothecary Jar, IALAPP

Apothecary Jar, IALAPP

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Description
This wide mouth jar is marked IALAPP. It is made of clear glass, and decorated with a while cartouche framed by a blue stylized vine, and topped by a yellow crown.
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: 9.2 cm x 6 cm; 3 5/8 in x 2 3/8 in
ID Number
1991.0664.0148
catalog number
M-05296
accession number
1991.0664
collector/donor number
SAP 5
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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