Pair of apothecary jars, French Revolution Style


Pair of ovoid enameled ceramic covered apothecary jars atop small pedestals with polychrome decoration of tricolored ribbons, laurel leaf garlands; trophies with Phrygian cap, sabres, axes; rooster, date 1793 and inscriptions " vive la liberté" (long live liberty). Marked EUCALYPTUS GLOBULUS and PAPAVER SOMNIF in shields.

Underneath with inscription P. Pagès Apothicaire à Rodez.

Early 20th Century

Height: 53 cm (20-3/4 in.)

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  • Item(s) quantity:  1
  • Expertissim Reference: 2013100797