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Albarello Drug Jar, Castelli or Naples?, 18th Century

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Inventory Number: 48080
Object Type:
Place Created: Castelli Abruzzo Italy Europe
Brief Description: A tall Polychrome jar with design of angel with a rose branch on either side: jar for syrup of dried roses.
A rare example of albarello used for a syrup.
Primary Inscriptions: "SYR. DE ROS. SICC." [inscribed in a band around the base], and "INVESTIGATIONE" [in a narrow band above the drug name].
Provenance: Not ascertained.
Collection Group:
Material(s): Glazed earthenware
Dimensions:
Height Width Depth Diameter Unit
216 112 mm

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