Tin-glazed earthenware jug, polychrome decoration, illustrates administration of an enema, with inscription, Spanish. The inscription translated reads, 'I am Don Joaquin Hernandez's jar. Through intense devotion to my constitution I find myself on this occasion shamefully syringed at the hands of a serf.'
- Medical Ceramic-ware
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- furnishing and equipment
- container - receptacle
- Loan, Wellcome Trust
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