SHEILA TERRY / SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY SHEILA TERRY / SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY
Islamic pharmacy ceramic tiles. Shop-front of a modern pharmacy in Cordoba, Spain, decorated with hand-painted ceramic tiles. These tiles illustrate a Muslim apothecary of al-Andalus, the Islamic kingdom that ruled much of the Iberian peninsula in the 9th and 10th centuries. At this time, Cordoba was a leading centre of medicine and philosophy.
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