A large collection of medical and utility items, late 18th and 19th century
Lot 169
A large collection of medical and utility items, late 18th and 19th century
Sold for £625 (US$ 1,059) inc. premium
Lot Details
A large collection of medical and utility items, late 18th and 19th century
All in plain, undecorated cream-coloured earthenware, comprising: two apothecary's syrup jars, one with a cover, two candle pans with central nozzles, two cream skimmers, two other strainers, two eye baths (damaged), two feeding cups, a pap boat, three various funnels and a Copeland vomit pot (16)

Footnotes

  • The shape of the skimmers appears in Wedgwood's 1802 Shape Drawing book as well as in Gill's notebook. An example inscribed 'HALDON DAIRY' is illustrated by Robin Reilly, Wedgwood (1989), p.315, pl.396.
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