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Object Name: jar
Object Type: apothecary
Category: Tools & Equipment for Science & Technology
Discipline: Local History
Material: ceramic, earthenware
Accession Number: 2008.277.002a-b
Culture: Canadian
Absolute Date: 1870 C
Description: Large blue apothecary jar with cracked lid.
History of Use: From Boyle's Drugstore in Brampton. Donor's father was a pharmacist who worked for R. Dawson Boyle in the 1950's and later purchased drugstore, including stock and contents, in the 1960's or 1970's. Boyle's Drugstore was previously C. Stork & Son, Chemist & Druggists, established in the 1850's.
Height: 25.20
Unit-Linear: cm
Institution: Peel Heritage Complex
Institution City: Brampton
Institution Province: Ontario
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