Reference numberRBC/2/82
Alternative reference numberRBC/2/293
Title'Of Alkermes' from Monsieur Verny an Apothecary of Montpellier
Description'Communicated in French by Dr Croone October 17th 1666 and translated into English by Henry Oldenburg

Alkermes is an excrescence from wood or leaves of the shrub called 'Ilex baccifera Aquifolia' which grows in Languedoc
Details of how it is prepared for use in medicine and for dying wool
Extent3 sides
Access statusOpen
Related materialPrinted in 'Philosophical Transactions', vol 1, no 20, p 362
Related records in the catalogueRBO/3/43
Fellows associated with this archive
NA8189Croone; William (1633 - 1684); physician1633 - 1684
NA8001Oldenburg; Henry (c1619 - 1677); scientific correspondentc1619 - 1677
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