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19in. Large Glass Apothecary Jar in clear.
• 19in. Tall w/ Lid
• 14in. w/o Lid
• 7-3/4in. Opening
• 12-1/2in. Deep
• 4-1/2in. Base
About this Apothecary Jar: Apothecary jars are glass jars that were once used to house medicines and herbs by pharmacists and/or doctors in the eighteenth century. They are now used more as a decorative element in the home or at parties. They come in different shapes, sizes, and heights. In the home they are commonly used to hold decorative items to add a punch of color. In the bathroom use to hold decorative soaps, sponges, and bath salts to create an inviting and calming atmosphere. In the kitchen they are commonly used to hold and store pastas, dry goods, fruit, and sweet treats. Apothecary jars are also used to make indoor glass terrariums. Apothecary jars are also popular for weddings and other large events; they are most commonly used for candy buffets and center pieces.
This Apothecary Jar has a curvy lid with a round handle; the vase is cylinder in shape and tapers on the bottom to a footed base.