998.8.1: Jar, Pharmacy, 20th Cent.

Additional Images

998.8.1: Jar, Pharmacy.
Image No. 1887 ; Photographer: Helen Kingsley

Object Description

Eli Lilly 'Pro Dolore' jar, cylindrical with lid. Outer surfaces covered with cream coloured coating [enamel?] with gold trim. Black lettering ' Pro Dolore' [trans; For Pain] and 'Lilly' [manufacturer] printed on surface.

Object Classification

Accession Number: 998.8.1
Collection: Pharmacy-ware
Date: 20th Cent.

Object Dimensions

  • Height: 17 cm
  • Diameter: 7.8 cm

Object Parts

  • a) Jar base
  • b) Jar lid

Object Materials

  • glass,
  • gold paint,
  • unidentified coating

Acquisition Detail

  • Manufacturer: Eli Lilly & Company
  • Owner: Dr. J. W. White