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Syrup Drug Jar, Deruta or Faenza, Mid-16th Century

Inventory Number: 35785
Object Type:
Place Created: Deruta Italy Europe
Brief Description: A glazed earthenware jar with a handle & spout. The jar is decorated with a floral boarder and a parchment banner. The jar contained a simple syrup of balm.
Primary Inscriptions: Inscription problematical, maybe "Sy. Meliss Semplice"
Collection Group:
Material(s): Glazed earthenware
Dimensions:
Height Width Depth Diameter Unit
250 220 mm

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