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Jar - Pottery, circa 1900 Object Reg. No: SH 850259

Summary:
Large pottery jar with hand-written label possibly used for the storage of a pharmaceutical solution in the pharmacy of a psychiatric hospital in Victoria Australia circa 1900. Need to decipher label for details.
Description:
Large round pottery jar with a hook-shape handle. Cork missing. A paper label handwritten in faded ink.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from Office of Psychiatric Services
Discipline: History
Dimensions: 38.00 cm (Height), 21.50 cm (Length)

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Tagged with: hospitals, psychiatric hospitals, pharmaceuticals apparatus instruments, 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: equipment
Place & Date Used: Victoria, Australia, Circa 1900

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