Pottery leech jar, Europe, 1801-1900

Made:
1801-1900 in Europe

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Pottery leech jar, with lid and iron clamp for lid, sides perforated for ventilation, 1801-1900

Pottery leech jar, with lid and iron clamp for lid, sides perforated for ventilation, 19th century. Illustrated on the right, next to A637617, another leech jar.

Details

Category:
Therapeutics
Collection:
Sir Henry Wellcome's Museum Collection
Object Number:
A242255
Materials:
complete, earthenware and iron
type:
leech jar
taxonomy:
  • furnishing and equipment
  • container - receptacle
credit:
Steven's