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Drug Jar, Rouen or Nevers?, 18th Century

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Inventory Number: 53809
Object Type:
Place Created: Rouen France Europe
Brief Description: Polychrome drug jar decorated with green and yellow snakes coiled around tree branches which border the drug's name. Inscription means electuarum diascordium, an anti-venereal electuary with water-germander as its main ingredient.
Primary Inscriptions: "Elect. Diascord."
Collection Group:
Material(s): Glazed earthenware
Height Width Depth Diameter Unit
175 109 mm


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