Der Apotecter


Woodcut image of an apothecary in his shop, standing behind a counter grinding herbs with a mortar and pestle, and conversing with two customers. The shelves in the background are stocked with boxes and jars for holding herbs and medicines.

Location: Currently not on view

Subject: Pharmacy


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Related Publication: Urdang, George and Ferdinand William Nitardy. The Squibb Ancient Pharmacy: A Catalogue of the Collection

Credit Line: Gift of American Pharmaceutical Association and Bristol-Myers Squibb Company

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: 1991.0664.0019Accession Number: 1991.0664Collector/Donor Number: SAP 943

Object Name: printOther Terms: print; ART OBJECTS

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


Record Id: nmah_993985

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