Reference numberCLP/15i/33
TitlePaper, 'De la naturaleza de la piedra baazar' [On the nature of the 'baazar' stone] by John Evelyn
DateMarch 1680
DescriptionEvelyn describes a medical ritual involving a stone, which occurs in Persia and on a small island near India, in which the stone is ground up like flour and poured into the mouth, or dipped in water and rubbed on a white cloth.

Subject: Zoology / Veterinary medicine

Read to the Royal Society on 25 March 1680
Physical descriptionInk on paper
Access statusOpen
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