fourteenth century
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About this work


Collection of 14th century medical texts including pharmacy, phlebotomy and obstetrics


Cyprusaccording to Barabara Zipster and Agamemnon Tselikas, fourteenth century

Physical description

Paper, folded in 8; Watermarks: fly leaves only upper half preserved, similar to Gravell and Miller, 476, attested in 1779 Gravell and Miller; Material: chart; iii + 157 + iii; dimensions: height 143mm, length 103mm

Acquisition note

Purchased by Wellcome Library 1984

Ownership note

Anthony Askew (1722 - 74) his sale, G. Leigh and J.Sotheby London on 15th March 1785 lot 578 purchased by James Sims (1741–1820) of London. Purchased by London Medical Society in 1802

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