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Syrup Jar, Delft?, c. 1680-1730

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Inventory Number: 51486
Object Type:
Place Created: Delft The Netherlands Europe
Accession Number: 1949-15/4
Brief Description: Blue and white jar with spout and handle, and design of cartouche surmounted by two peacocks and a basket of fruit and below a cherub's head and two bunches of fruit. Design very similar to inv. no. 36700.  Within in the cartouche is the drug name 'Diamorum'.
Primary Inscriptions: "S DIAMORUM" [syrupus diamorum, a syrup containing mulberries and other substances].
Provenance: Bequeathed by G.H. Gabb.
Collection Group:
Material(s): Glazed earthenware
Dimensions:
Height Width Depth Diameter Unit
240 245 mm

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