Georgivs Vollandvs

Etching of Nuremberg apothecary Georg Volland (1560-1631), within an arched frame holding a flower in his right hand and gloves in his left hand . Volland is sporting a long beard is wearing a ruffled collar. A Latin inscription within the frame gives Volland's biographical information.
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Object Name
Vollandi, Georgivs
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
white (overall color)
black (overall color)
etching (overall production method/technique)
image: 15.3 cm x 9.5 cm; 6 in x 3 3/4 in
overall: 30 cm x 18.5 cm; 11 13/16 in x 7 5/16 in
ID Number
accession number
collector/donor number
SAP 902
Health & Medicine
European Apothecary
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Medicine and Science: 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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