Arabic manuscript on medicinal herbs

Arabic manuscript on medicinal herbs

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Caption: Medical herbs. Manuscript artworks of six herbs which can be used to make medicines. Taken from Treatise of the Theriac, an Arabic manuscript from the 13th century. At this time Arabic medicine was more advanced than that of Europe. Theriacs were antidotes to poisons. No information on the herbs' identity available (unless you understand classical Arabic).

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Keywords: alternative medicine, antidote for poison, antidote or theriac, arabic, arabic medicine, artwork, assorted, complementary treatment, herb, herbal, herbal medicine, historical image, history, mediaeval medicine, medicine, poison, theriac

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