A set of two herbalist pharmacy wooden jars, Italy circa 1850.
Italy circa 1850.
Set of 2 small wooden herbalist-apothecary jars (Natriam, Arnica), in the purest neoclassical style. The surface is finished with black and gold colored pads a cream background in the label. A Naturalia specimen, a branche of Mediterranean red coral (Corallium Rubrum), is mounted above the lid of the vase. Coming from a Campana pharmacy-herbalist’s shop. Inside the vases there is an ocher color along the surface. Italy circa 1850.
7,5 – 19 CM H 3,5” – 9 CM L 3,5” – 9 CM D