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Royal Society of Apothecaries 1677
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Royal Society of Apothecaries 1677

Author: anonymous
Year: 1677
Description: This coat of arms of the London society of chemist (& grocers), the predecessors of the pharmacists, dates from 1677. The original charter was granted by King James ! in 1617 and the society still functions today. This coat of arms served as the society's logo for official purposes. The reference to the rhino and unicorn horn was for their thought to be medicinal properties.
Location: Europe - Western Europe
Subject: History
Species: Indian Rhino
File Size: 1.135 kb
Dimensions: 2153x2676 px
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