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Syrup Jar, Delft, c. 1680-1730

Inventory Number: 41391
Object Type:
Place Created: Delft The Netherlands Europe
Accession Number: 1949-15
Brief Description: Blue and white jar with spout and handle. Name of drug in cartouche surmounted by two peacocks and a basket of fruit, and a cherub's head and two bunches of fruit beneath. Cartouche design is similar to the other Delft jars in the collection.
Primary Inscriptions: "O LUMBRICOR:" [oleum lumbrocorum, oil of earthworms].
Provenance: Bequeathed by G.H. Gabb
Collection Group:
Material(s): glazed earthenware
Dimensions:
Height Width Depth Diameter Unit
204 125 150 mm

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