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Apothecary jar

Apothecary jar
Title
Apothecary jar
Date 
1875-1900
Medium 
Glass
Dimensions 
Overall: 26 x 8 in. ( 66 x 20.3 cm )
Description 
Colorless mold-blown glass apothecary jar with double body; main section supported on baluster-shaped pedestal and broad circular foot; ovoid body with applied ring at base of neck; second jar fits into opening and echoes shape of the larger one. Top missing.
Object Number 
Z.2691ab
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group