Apothecary Bottle

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Object Name: 
Apothecary Bottle
Accession Number: 
70.4.7 D
Dimensions: 
H(Aab): 40.6; (a) H: 37 cm, D(max): 19.4
Location: 
On Display
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 with name of drugs: "B. POLYCH:" on front and "B. POLYCHRIST" on reverse; separate stopper is pincer-pressed with flat upright knob.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Batchelder, Philip, Source