• Medicines
Lot 498

ASSORTED APOTHECARY BOTTLES, JARS, AND OTHER ARTICLES, LOT OF 15

Estimate: $100 - $200
Sold for

Bid Increments

Price Bid Increment
$0 $10
$200 $25
$500 $50
$1,000 $100
$3,000 $250
$5,000 $500
$10,000 $1,000
$30,000 $2,500
$50,000 $5,000
$100,000 $10,000

ASSORTED APOTHECARY BOTTLES, JARS, AND OTHER ARTICLES, LOT OF 15, a variety of apothecary items including smaller and much larger jars with ground glass stoppers, many with paper labels and some amount of contents, including "IRON FERROCYANIDUM" aka Prussian Blue, Carbon, some "Yellow Gum Arabic", "Chrome Alum", and others, all hand blown with tooled mouths and some with rough or polished pontil scars. Various makers. Mid to late 19th century. 17 1/2" HOA.

Condition

Mostly excellent condition, many undamaged, a few with minor scattered flaking or chipping, most with discoloration or slight losses to paper labels. Some jars having period but ill-fitting glass stoppers.

Collection of the late Al and Billy Steidel, Alexandria, VA.