Neapolitan syrup jar, painted with figure of St. N

Made:
1600-1700

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Neapolitan syrup jar, painted with figure of St. Nicholas, labelled SY.DE.INFVS.ROS.RVB. MES. (Mesue's syrup of infusion of red roses), polychrome, 1600-1700

Details

Category:
Medical Ceramic-ware
Object Number:
1986-431
type:
syrup jars pharmacy (ceramics), mesue, pharmacy (ceramics), roses and syrup jars
credit:
Sotheby's (New Bond St)