Drug jar

Pots like these were used to store ointments and were made by various pottery workshops across Europe. It was discovered during excavations in Exeter.
Accession Loan No.
Collection Class
Exeter archaeology
Common Name
drug jar
Simple Name
drug bottle
Full Name
drug jar
whole height 28 mm; whole diameter 35 mm; base diameter 22 mm
Period Classification
Post Medieval (1500-1750)
Family Group

pottery; South Somerset ware?
Collector / Excavator
Exeter Museums Archaeological Field Unit
Collection Site Name
Goldsmith Street
Collection Town
Collection County
Collection Country
United Kingdom: England
Collection Area Region
Northern Europe
Collection Continent

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