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Apothecary bottle

Apothecary bottle
Apothecary bottle
Title
Apothecary bottle
Date 
17th century
Medium 
Earthenware
Dimensions 
Overall: 9 1/4 x 4 1/4 in. ( 23.5 x 10.8 cm )
Description 
Wheel thrown cylindrical buff tin-glazed earthenware jar with concaved sides, circular foot and neck; hand- painted underglaze blue with yellow and brown over glaze; head of a women (?) in medallion with elaborate scrolling surround on one side and green acanthus leaf decoration on other.
Credit Line 
Gift of Dr. Fenwick Beekman
Object Number 
1954.21a
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group