Dioscorides Pedanius, of Anazarbos
De materia medica
mid 10th century
395 x 300 mm
Purchased by J.P. Morgan (1867-1943), 1920
1) Vessel with lid at side, containing fish broth, inscribed zomos ichthyon;
2) Two-handled vessel, representing broth of fats, inscribed zomos steaton.
Photography by Pixel Acuity