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[Glass oil jar and lid]

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Medium:
Painted glass.
National Origin:
American
Type:
jars
Description:
Glass jar with lid, "oil," with painted flowers, Lee Harris collection
The glass jars, decorated with flowers, are labeled “oil,” “boric,” “nipples” for nipple swabs, and “cotton.” In the early 1900s, these items were used for nipple care before or after nursing a baby.
Accession Number:
2003.0024.0014
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Lee Harris Collection
Anacostia Community Museum Collection
Data Source:
Anacostia Community Museum
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