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Bottle - Brown Stoneware, J&J Desjonqueres Foucarmont, circa 1900 Reg. No: SH 850246
- French brown stoneware bottle traditionally used for storage of rum, manufactured by J&J Desjonqueres Foucarmont, circa 1900. Used in a mental health hospital in Victoria, Australia, circa 1900.
- Glazed ceramic bottle is urn-shaped, with a hooked handle at the neck. There is a rim around the top, and a cork stopper.
- Acquisition Information:
- Donation from Office of Psychiatric Services
|Dimensions:||21.00 cm (Height), 12.00 cm (Width), 12.00 cm (Length)|
|Tagged with:||alcohol, bottles, food drink preparation, psychiatric hospitals, letter box|
|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 - Institutional Life|
|Tertiary Classification:||food & drink storage|
|Inscriptions:||Imprinted: FEDERAL LAW FORBIDS SALE OR RE-USE OF THIS BOTTLE.
On side of bottle near base: Eis J&J Desjonqueres Foucarmont (S.Ms).
|Place & Date Used:||Victoria, Australia, circa 1900|