Library Artifact Collection

Medical artifacts owned by the Duke Medical Center Library & Archives

Library Artifact Collection

Item ID Title/Description Date

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2 Sided Desk

This desk was presented to Duke Hospital by Doctor William John Dann March 1938.
It was...

19th Century

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Albarello marked with three large Ps

Albarello marked with three large “P”s. Faenza, Italy. 15th century. Tri-glazed earthenware.

15th century

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Albarello marked with two large Gs

Albarello marked with two large “G”s. Spain. 15th century. Tri-glazed earthenware.

15th century

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Albarello to hold a solid form of an unspecified pharmaceutical

Albarello to hold a solid form of an unspecified pharmaceutical. Spain, 15th century.

15th century

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Albarello to hold a syrup made from the powdered bark of cinnamon

Albarello to hold a syrup made from the powdered bark of the cinnamon tree mixed with honey....

1555

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Albarello to hold a type of food made from hops

Albarello to hold a type of food made from hops. Faenza, Italy. Late 15th - early 16th century....

late 15th century / early 16th century

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Apothecary jar.

Apothecary jar. Early 19th century. France. Porcelain. Label: blank. Octagonal jar on low shaped...

early 19th Century

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Apothecary jar. Label: Acetato de Plomo.

Apothecary jar. 19th century. France. Porcelain. Label: Acetato de Plomo. Royal blue ground with...

19th Century

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Apothecary jar. Label: Acido Salisilico.

Apothecary jar. 19th century. France. Porcelain. Label: Acido Salisilico. Handpainted scene of...

19th Century

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Apothecary jar. Label: Acido Tanico.

Apothecary jar. 19th century. France. Porcelain. Label: Acido Tanico. Pink ground and...

19th Century

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