Drug jar for Philonium Romanum

Made:
1700-1770 in Netherlands
maker:
Unknown

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Tin glazed earthenware drug jar, peacock motif, used for Philonium Romanum electuary. 183 mm x 108 mm diameter, 618 g. Produced by a Delft factory, Dutch, 1700-1770.

Details

Category:
Medical Ceramic-ware
Object Number:
A639825
Materials:
earthenware (tin-glazed) and empty
type:
drug jars and pharmacy (ceramics) philonium romanum, drug jars and pharmacy (ceramics)
credit:
Wellcome Trust