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apothecary jar
  • Italy
  • apothecary jar, 1600s
  • Where object was made: Valencia, Italy
  • earthenware
  • Object Height/Diameter: 26.67 x 11.43 cm
    Object Height/Diameter: 10 1/2 x 4 1/2 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.3663
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Description

Apothecary jar that is cylindrical in shape and slightly concave in the middle. It has a white underglaze with green, blue, and brown bands and ornament, with some bars of glaze around the base.