Antique apothecary 'Saunders Vanilla Lozenges' glass jar

Antique apothecary 'Saunders Vanilla Lozenges' glass jar

An exceptional Victorian chemist shop display jar, made of free blown glass with the original ball stopper and foil & paper labels.


Saunders' Vanilla Lozenges
Formalin Lozenges - 132 Borough, London, S.E.
Henry Fairburn, Chemist, Market place, Northallerton.


The Reverse label has a faded hand written price and is for a known retailing chemist - Henry Fairburn was born in 1845 and is noted as a chemist in the 1881 census of Yorkshire.


26.7cm tall with stopper (10-1/2")
9.8cm Base Diameter (3-7/8")


Glass in perfect undamaged condition with a few small imperfections here and there, some ageing, patination and wear to the labels but overall an extremely good example.

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