A group of herbalist pharmacy wooden jars, Italy 1870.
Italy circa 1870
9000 Euro 1000 each
Set of nine big herbalist apothecary wooden jars (Mint leaves, Viola flowers, Verbena flowers, Pine needles, Dill leaves, Thyme leaves, Garlic bulbs, Hope flowers, Ginger roots), in the purest Neoclassical style. The surface is finished with pastiglia white-cream with saffron color cartouche and gold decoration finishing parts, the names of the herbs in black color. Proceeding from the herborist-apothecary of a convent in Sicily. Italy circa 1870. (Sold also separately).
21.25” – 54 CM H 8” – 20 CM L 8” – 20 CM D