Prescription Label, Apotheke in Essen bei hermann Korte

Description (Brief)
The Bristol-Myers Squibb Collection has over two hundred early prescription labels from dozens of apothecaries across Germany and Austria.
Early labels were plain and without adornment. Later embellishments included decorative borders, images of animals such as stags, lions, or elephants associated with the name of the apothecary.
Location
Currently not on view
date made
1858-10-15
ID Number
1991.0664.1276
catalog number
1991.0664.1276
accession number
1991.0664
Credit Line
Gift of American Pharmaceutical Association and Bristol-Myers Squibb Company
subject
Pharmacy
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Medicine and Science: Medicine
Religion
Art
European Apothecary
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center

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