5 Apothecary Bottles

Object Name: 
5 Apothecary Bottles

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Object Name: 
5 Apothecary Bottles
Accession Number: 
70.4.7
Dimensions: 
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Location: 
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Date: 
1800-1850
Primary Description: 
Colorless lead? glass; mold-blown, cold-painted. Cylindrical shape, with turned out lip, short neck ground on the inside; rough pontil mark on base. Cold-painted banner on each one with names of drugs as follows: A: "R.C.A.M.R.O.P." illeg (camphorropium); B: (illeg); C: "E.SS. ABSYN T H ..."; D: "B. POLYCH:" on front and "B. POLYCHRIST" on reverse; E: "DL.SUCCLYN..." on front and "OL.S......" on reverse. Separate stopper are pincer-pressed with flat upright knobs.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Batchelder, Philip, Source