Tin-glazed earthenware drug jar

Made:
1670-1680

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Tin-glazed earthenware drug jar, ovoid, inscribed "E:LENITIVU", decorated with angel motif, English, c. 1670 to 1680

Details

Category:
Medical Ceramic-ware
Collection:
Sir Henry Wellcome's Museum Collection
Object Number:
A643565
type:
drug jars and pharmacy (ceramics) drug jars and pharmacy (ceramics)
credit:
Tufnell, O.J.