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A Plaster to ceep a . . . [the rest of the title is cut off]

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A Plaster to ceep a [text loss] Rx of ye Choice mastick 4 drams Gum Elemni half an ounce
burgendy pitch 3 dragms beniamen & dragons blood of Each two dragms melt all these straneing ym, and add to ym
of ye best Bole almenack finely poudered: 2 drams: of the
Trocheses caled Alipte: Moscate; five dragms, of ye plaster of red Lead redy made. of ye oyle of Quinces half an ounce one dram of venice Turpentine a litele boyled: half
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half an ounce of Bees wax | one dram [inserted above: & half] of indian balsam m
one scrupele of oyle of [S]picke half an ounce make all these in to 2 plaisters and spread ym upon lether: one for ye Region of ye back ye other for ye lower region of ye belly
send to ye A Pothecarey and he will compose it: The charge will be a bout six shilins this quantaty will sarue two it thare be ocasion

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Ochsner, Elizabeth
Le, Vincent

Source

Elizabeth Fairfax cookbook, Collection #C0202, Special Collections Research Center, George Mason University Libraries.

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George Mason University Libraries

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Public domain. There are no known restrictions.

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