Wooden herb box, with lid

Made:
1601-1800

Oblong, wood herb box, with lid, originally painted green and gold, contained Dragon's Blood, now empty, probably Italian, 1601-1800. Dragon's Blood is a resinous exudation formed on fruit of climbing palms of genus Daemonorops

Details

Category:
Pharmacy-ware
Object Number:
A655124
type:
herb box

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