Glass flask labelled for Water of Bird Cherry Bard

Made:
1601-1800 in Spain

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Glass flask, ovoid, painted with monastic arms and labelled "Aq. Pruni Padi" (Water of Bird Cherry bark), probably Spanish, 17th or 18th century

Details

Category:
Medical Glass-ware
Collection:
Sir Henry Wellcome's Museum Collection
Object Number:
A61641
Materials:
cork and glass
Measurements:
overall: 410 mm x 270 mm x 260 mm,
type:
flasks, pharmacy (drugs), pharmacy (glassware), flasks, pharmacy (drugs), pharmacy (glassware), prunes and water
credit:
de Pontes, N.