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Drug jar

Drug jar

  • Place of origin:

    Nîmes (made)

  • Date:

    1550-1600 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Antoine Syjalon's pottery factory (manufacturer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Tin-glazed earthenware, painted in colours

  • Credit Line:

    Bequeathed by Sir St. Clair Thomson

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 137, The Curtain Foundation Gallery, case W1, shelf 2

Place of Origin

Nîmes (made)


1550-1600 (made)


Antoine Syjalon's pottery factory (manufacturer)

Materials and Techniques

Tin-glazed earthenware, painted in colours


Height: 9.875 in

Descriptive line

Tin-glazed earthenware drug jar (albarello), painted in colours, made by Antoine Syjalon's pottery factory, Nîmes, 1550-1600



Subjects depicted



Ceramics; Earthenware; Health


Ceramics Collection

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