MS M.652, fol. 208r

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Dioscorides Pedanius, of Anazarbos

De materia medica

mid 10th century
395 x 300 mm

Purchased by J.P. Morgan (1867-1943), 1920

MS M.652
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1) Fish called mainis, in water, inscribed meneidos;
2) Shells of sea mussels, inscribed myakon;
3) Two mice, inscribed myon;
4) Two shrewmice, inscribed mygalai.


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