Albarello with cardboard lid

Made:
1701-1800 in Spain
maker:
Unattributed
SMG00231605

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Albarello with cardboard lid, empty, used for kermes, dye made from scarlet grain insect, Spanish, 1701-1800

Details

Category:
Medical Ceramic-ware
Collection:
Sir Henry Wellcome's Museum Collection
Object Number:
A639235
Materials:
earthenware (tin-glazed) and lid, cardboard
type:
albarello
taxonomy:
  • furnishing and equipment
  • container - receptacle
  • drug jar