Dioscorides Pedanius, of Anazarbos
De materia medica
mid 10th century
395 x 300 mm
Purchased by J.P. Morgan (1867-1943), 1920
1) Stomach, representing bile of the sheep, inscribed probaton choles;
2) Sheep defecating, representing dung of the sheep, inscribed probaton kopros.
Photography by Pixel Acuity