|Country of Location:||
Country of LocationSwitzerland
|Library / Collection:||
Library / CollectionPharmaziemuseum der Universität Basel
Manuscript TitleRyhiner family register
CaptionPaper · 263 ff. · 11 x 16 cm · ca. 1612-1630
LanguageAncient Greek, French, Latin, Hebrew, German
Manuscript SummaryThis family register of the pharmacist Emmanuel Ryhiner (1592-1635) from Basel provides insights into 17th century pharmacy and the relations among pharmacists. It contains mostly Hebrew, ancient Greek, French and Latin sayings by various authors, addressed to Ryhiner. In some cases, they are splendidly illustrated. The register page dedicated to him by his classmate Matthaeus Colomanus in 1612 dates back to Ryhiner’s student days. The picture (242v) of an idealized apothecary shop, open to the street, was created by the miniaturist Johann Sixt Ringle of Basel. It depicts a pharmacist standing in front of shelves abundantly filled with colorful wooden containers, dispensing medication to a lady.
|DOI (Digital Object Identifier):||
DOI (Digital Object Identifier10.5076/e-codices-phmb-V01895 (http://dx.doi.org/10.5076/e-codices-phmb-V01895)
|IIIF Manifest URL:||
IIIF Manifest URLhttps://www.e-codices.unifr.ch/metadata/iiif/phmb-V01895/manifest.json
|How to quote:||
How to quoteBasel, Pharmaziemuseum der Universität Basel, Cod. V1895: Ryhiner family register (https://www.e-codices.unifr.ch/en/list/one/phmb/V01895).
DecorationOther, Full Page, Fully Painted, Text Block, Tinted Drawing
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