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Measure Jar

Measure Jar

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This jar served as a measure for liquids. The jar has a white background with blue slip decoration and applied handle. A round metal button is imbedded into the glaze on the left side of the container.
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Object Name
measure, pitcher
Physical Description
ceramic (overall material)
overall: 8.5 cm x 9.3 cm x 12 cm; 3 11/32 in x 3 21/32 in x 4 23/32 in
overall: 3 1/4 in x 4 5/8 in x 4 in; 8.255 cm x 11.7475 cm x 10.16 cm
ID Number
accession number
catalog number
collector/donor number
SAP 591
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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