large 19th century apothecary jar with painted label

Large 19th century apothecary jar with painted label.



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Large 19th century apothecary or chemist jar with a gilt and black painted label and some original contents, from the large private collection of a retired pharmacist. The collection includes many bottles, laboratory glasses, potions and pastes, an iron cork press or mould, glass cabinet labels, measures and other items.
This bottle label is labelled P: SANG: DR and includes some of the red powdered contents. It is powdered blood root, and is an irritant, expectorant and nauseant, and a dye.
The bottle has a lovely cut glass faceted stopper.
Size-8 inches tall by 3 inches diameter.
A wonderful apothecary bottle to collect or display, in very good condition.
The last photo shows more of the other bottles in the collection, if more are desired. But this listing is for the one bottle.
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Inventory is located in different locations, so please email to verify availability. Thank you.
Internal Ref: 6230

This item is SOLD and is no longer available to purchase.

* This item has been sold, though you can still email the seller if you wish

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