Vase-shaped drug jar from Sceaux, France, on pedes

Made:
1770-1800

Vase-shaped drug jar from Sceaux, France, on pedestal base with pair of lion's head handles, decorated with garlands of roses, labelled PILL:MERC:BEL. lost. (Belloste's pills of mercury), 1770-1800

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Category:
Medical Ceramic-ware
Object Number:
1985-2254
type:
drug jars, pharmacy (ceramics) drug jars, mercury, pharmacy (ceramics)
credit:
Christie's South Kensington Limited
status:
Permanent collection

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