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Apothecary Jar - Clear, circa 1900 Object Reg. No: SH 850569

Clear apothecary jar used in the pharmacy of a mental health hospital in Victoria, Australia, circa 1900
Small, clear glass apothecary's jar with round base, straight sides, curved shoulder, short, broad, slightly outward sloping toward top neck with protruding rim and broad, flat-topped glass stopper. Very thick glass. Has small glassy crystal in bottom.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from Office of Psychiatric Services, 1985
Discipline: History
Dimensions: 12.00 cm (Height), 6.00 cm (Length)

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Tagged with: glassware, pharmacy equipment, psychiatric hospitals, making history - psych services
Themes this item is part of: Psychiatric Services Collection, Medicine in Society Collection, Public Life & Institutions Collection
Primary Classification: MEDICINE & HEALTH
Secondary Classification: Mental Health - Pharmacy
Tertiary Classification: pharmaceuticals
Place & Date Used: Victoria, Australia, circa 1900

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