MS M.652, fol. 225r

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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) Leaves and berries flanking container of oil of bayberries, inscribed daphnides;
2) Pitcher containing oil-honey (resin from the trunk of olive trees), inscribed elaiomeli.


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