Basilius Besler

Description
Engraving of Basilius Besler (1561-1629), owner of the Haymarket Apothecary in Nuremberg.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
print
depicted
Besler, Basilivs
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
wood (overall material)
glass (overall material)
engraving (overall production method/technique)
Measurements
overall: 38.6 cm x 2.8 cm; 15 3/16 in x 1 1/8 in
ID Number
1991.0664.0074
accession number
1991.0664
catalog number
M-06200
collector/donor number
SAP 893
subject
Health & Medicine
Portraits
Religion
Ophthalmology
Art
Pharmacy
European Apothecary
See more items in
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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