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Syrup Jar, Delft?, c. 1680-1730

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Inventory Number: 36700
Object Type:
Place Created: Delft The Netherlands Europe
Accession Number: 1949-15/2
Brief Description: Blue and white glazed jar with spout and handle, and design of cartouche with name of drugĀ ('ALTHAEAET') surmounted by two peacocks and basket of fruit, with bunches of fruit and cherub head below.
Primary Inscriptions: "S. ALRTHAEAE. T" [syrupus althaeae, syrup of marshmallow].
Provenance: Bequeathed by G.H. Gabb.
Collection Group:
Material(s): Glazed earthenware
Dimensions:
Height Width Depth Diameter Unit
240 225 mm

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