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Replica Leech Jar

Period:
19th Century
Description:
Donated to celebrate 150th Anniversary of Pharmaceutical Society. An exhibition on Pharmacy in Ayrshire was shown in the Carnegie Library, during November 1991 to mark occasion. Leeches have a long history in medicine.
Materials/Media:
ceramic
Dimensions:
H 392mm
Source:
Rozelle House Galleries
Accession number:
2708 SAC
Digital Number:
SAPO003n
Copyright:
South Ayrshire Council