Antique Treen 19th Century Large Apothecary's Boxwood Case with Glass Container

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Object Description

An extremely large apothecary’s boxwood case having its original glass bottle and replaced cork stopper. The threaded and domed lid is above a cylindrical body in the traditional form. These bottle holders were made to protect the glass bottles or containers while travelling, which would have contained perfume or medicines. The whole has a lovely honey colour and patination.

Object Details

  • material
  • dimensions
    H:9¾ in. (25 cm.) inches
  • period
  • country
  • diameter
    3¾ in. (9.5 cm.) inches

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