Kerm Minera: (Kermes Mineralis)

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Title

Kerm Minera: (Kermes Mineralis)

Description

Antimony, found in a particular ore, when boiled and cooled forms a powder, which is often mixed with numerous other important agents. This was used for fevers, rheumatic and cancerous cases and to hasten the action of other medications when used as an auxiliary.

Identifier

aj34_1

Citation

“Kerm Minera: (Kermes Mineralis),” Exhibits, accessed July 16, 2018, https://utswlibrary.omeka.net/items/show/138.