Travelling Apothecary’s Cabinet

Wood, Silver Gilt, Brass | 45.0 x 42.0 x 60.0cm | c. 1600

Nicholas Kolb

This apothecary’s chest was made in Germany. It contains instruments for dispensing medicines as well as for medical procedures such as bloodletting. It has silver gilt containers that would have held medicines and could be locked shut for easy trans...
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