Dioscorides Pedanius, of Anazarbos
De materia medica
mid 10th century
395 x 300 mm
Purchased by J.P. Morgan (1867-1943), 1920
1) Container of oil of date palm inflorescence, inscribed elatinou elaion;
2) Container of olives in pickling brine, inscribed elaiai kolymbades.
Photography by Pixel Acuity