Item Details

Call Number: MS Hunter 181 (T.8.13)
Title: Excerpta Medicamentaria
Date of Creation: Between 1724 and 1758
Level of Description: Item
Part of MS Hunter 1-658
Content: John Clephane, Excerpta Medicamentaria.
John Clephane's Pharmacy Notes and Extracts from the Pharmacopoeia Londinensis:
Begins (1, 1 verso [p. 1] line 1): Aquć.
Ends (1, 18 verso [p. 35] line 7): Vitriolatis albi [uncia]j. Misce.
Formerly attributed to William Hunter, but handwriting identified by Helen Brock as John Clephane.
[Formerly P.5.5 (S.10.5); S.10.162].
Physical Description: Bound volume.
Paper, 5 7/8 x 3 7/8, ff. 37, originally ff. 38, not in Dr. Wm. Hunter's hand, in single cols. of about 17 lines, each 5˝ x 3 5/8, no signatures or catchwords, pagination (1, 1 verso-1, 18 verso), titles of receipts in red ink. Cent. XVIII.
Binding: Original, limp pasteboard, covered mottled paper. Cent. XVIII.
[For detailed collation see: John Young and P. Henderson Aitken, A Catalogue of the Manuscripts in the Library of The Hunterian Museum in The University of Glasgow. (Glasgow, 1908), p. 181.]
Access: Normal conditions
Language: Latin
Material Type: Notes
Bibliography: John Young & P.H. Aitken, A catalogue of the manuscripts in the Library of the Hunterian Museum in the University of Glasgow (Glasgow, 1908), pp 130-131.
Accession Number: 2482
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Repository Code: GB 0247

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author: John Clephane 1702-1758
Physician, British military hospital, Osterhout, Flanders, 1747-1749.
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