Antique wooden box for herbal medicine - Samples of plants, seeds, bark etc.

Condition: Used

Antique wooden box for herbal medicine - Samples of plants, seeds, bark etc.

Box from a collection from the 1930's by a pharmacist in Central France and kept in the attic of the pharmacy.

The box is made of light wood (pine wood?) and almost always has its handwritten label with the name in French and Latin, as well as its classification.

Contents: seeds, leaves, bark, roots, tubers, petals, flowers, gum, resin, mushrooms, lichen, moss etc...

Various sizes between 3.5cm (small size S), 4.5cm (medium size M) ,6.5cm (large size L) - Not all boxes are exactly this size.

As the collection comprises 199 samples, it is impossible to list it here. You will receive a random box. Surprise on arrival!

5,00 €

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