Der Apotecter

Description
An apothecary in his shop stands behind a counter grinding herbs with a mortar and pestle while he converses with two gentlemen. The shelves in the background are stocked with boxes and jars for holding herbs and medicines.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
print
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
white (overall color)
black (overall color)
woodcut (overall production method/technique)
Measurements
overall: 18.7 cm x 13.4 cm; 7 3/8 in x 5 1/4 in
ID Number
1991.0664.0019
accession number
1991.0664
collector/donor number
SAP 943
subject
Pharmacy
See more items in
Medicine and Science: Medicine
Art
Health & Medicine
European Apothecary
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center
Credit Line
Bristol-Myers Squibb Company
Related Publication
Urdang, George and Ferdinand William Nitardy. The Squibb Ancient Pharmacy: A Catalogue of the Collection

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