About This Item
Asklepios (Greek deity)
Engraving by George Glover.
Portrait of Asclepius.
Glover, George, approximately 1618-
Original image in: Woodall, John, 1556?-1643. Surgeons mate (London : Printed by John Legate for Nicolas Bourne, 1655). ZEf 35 (Historical Medical Library of The College of Physicians of Philadelphia)
The Surgeons Mate, John Woodall's guide for military and domestic surgery, included an inventory and descriptions of the medicines and instruments necessary for surgeons and barber-surgeons, particularly those at sea.
1 print : engraving
6 x 5 cm
Glover, George, approximately 1618-, “Asculapius,” The College of Physicians of Philadelphia Digital Library, accessed February 3, 2023, https://www.cppdigitallibrary.org/items/show/2191.