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Miniatures from a 12th-century Medical and Herbal Collection

Thursday 26 January 2017 at 18:31

Wonderful series of miniatures from a late 12th-century herbal with delightfully abstract depictions of plants including Cannabis), and a variety of medieval medical procedures, such as cauterization and the removal of haemorrhoids.

Source: http://publicdomainreview.org/collections/miniatures-from-a-12th-century-medical-and-herbal-collection/