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jar; drug jarAccession number: Z4072*
Collection place: Southwark, London [Southwark] or Lambeth, London [Lambeth]
Production date: 1751-1800
Material: ceramic; earthenware
Measurements: H 48mm; DM 75mm
Museum Section: Post-Medieval
Summary: Tin-glazed earthenware drug jar decorated in blue on a white glaze with pink tinges, with a coat of arms purporting to be those of the Upholders' Company and dated 1645. However the arms are incorrect so they and the date must be later forgeries.
Location: Object stored at Mortimer Wheeler House (Ceramics and Glass store)
Category: Tin glazed wares.
Sub-category: London factories.
Britton, Frank, London delftware London : Jonathan Horne, (1987). Pages: 202pISSN ISBN 0951214004 (Object details: p 114 no 41, published)