• Medicines
Lot 494

LABEL UNDER GLASS APOTHECARY BOTTLES / JARS, LOT OF SIX

Estimate: $100 - $200
Sold for
$137.50
Sold Price includes BP

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

LABEL UNDER GLASS APOTHECARY BOTTLES / JARS, LOT OF SIX, each cylindrical form tooled mouth, colorless, having painted and gilt labels to front indicating contents including "VIN ANTIM.", "TR. CARDAM.", "SP. MENTH. V.", and "ST. CROIX" on a vivid purple ground with matching paper label at rear heel, and rough pontil marks, five having matching ground glass stoppers. Various makers. Third quarter 19th century. 13" HOA.

Condition

Generally very good to excellent condition, several undamaged and others having some moderate discoloration/minor losses around the edges of the painted labels; "ANTHEMIS" lacking stopper.

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