Reverse Painted Gilt Glass Apothecary Jar ~Agrimony
Dimensions:W: 12cm (4.7")H: 27cm (10.6")D: 12cm (4.7")
A beautiful antique reverse painted glass apothecary jar. A fabulous & rare Victorian chemist jar, adorned with its original ornate gilt preparation label which is skilfully hand painted on the inside of the jar. The label is offset by a shimmering mottled sliver background colour & the removable lid is topped with a cut glass knob. A wonderful, seldom found jar which displays beautifully.
Agrimony has long been used in witchcraft & Voodoo to reverse spells against the magician or 'hexer' & also used to enhance the properties of all healing spells. More commonly, it is used in homeopathy to treat digestive & metabolic disorders.
Wear commensurate with age as pictured, structurally sound.
UK courier service available at £13 tracked & signed for 24 hour delivery.