The way My Lady [Lentgover?] gave it to Mr Sheldon

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Title

The way My Lady [Lentgover?] gave it to Mr Sheldon

Date

1694/1795

Transcript

The way my Lady flen[illegible] gave it to Mr. Sheldon
Rx small perles Red Coroll the eyes of Lobsters or craw fish or crabes eyes hartshorn calcined with Amber of each alike, flaek ripes of the claws of great crabs equall to ye weight of all the rest beat Clears hartshorne of what size yo pleas, where in you then set them to dry in the shade The Vertues. it is good agt all malignant and pestilentiall diseases, lin all pose mearlles feavows melancholy diseases & dejection of Spiritts it is all so a good [illegible] dorifick. -to a an give 20 or 30 [illegible] child 12 gr

Contributor

Le, Vincent
Grimm, Stephanie
Nagham, Abu-Nader

Source

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

Publisher

George Mason University Libraries

Rights

Public domain. There are no known restrictions.

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