Pill tile, England, 1617-1700

Made:
1617-1700 in London

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Earthenware pill tile, tin glazed, polychrome, octagonal and decorated with the arms of the Society of Apothecaries, Lambeth, English, 17th century

Details

Category:
Pharmacy-ware
Collection:
Sir Henry Wellcome's Museum Collection
Object Number:
A641531
Measurements:
overall: 18 mm x 242 mm x 242 mm, 1 kg
overall (as displayed): 240 mm x 244 mm x 12 mm,
type:
pill tile
credit:
Allbrook, A.F.