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One Millionth Prescription Commemorative Jar, 1967 April 22

Identifier: B217.01.0001.00001


  • 1967 April 22

Rights and Usage Statement

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1 items (award) : Ceramic jar with lid. ; 26.5 x 18.5 x 18.5 centimeters

Physical Characteristics and Technical Requirements

Porcelain jar is broken into many shards, although the text can still be read on several large pieces. (MCD, 2018-11-08)


Orignially belonged to Pencol Drug Store.


Title taken from object and decription of object.

Drawing Number

26.5 x 18.5 x 18.5 centimeters

Inscription and Marks

Commemorative jar given to Azriel Stein and Pencol Drug Store. Jar reads ''In recognition of outstanding Community Health Service on the occasion of dispensing its 1,000,000th prescription Presented by Eli Lilly and Company to...'' [plaque reads ''Pencol Drug Store April 22, 1967'']

Given in combination with award plaque (also in collection).


Object was broken in transit to or from Hamden Center. Ceramic jar was broken into 20+ pieces.


Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections and Archives Repository

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