Container of Ma'jun herbal medicine, England, 2004-2005

Made:
2004-2005 in Unknown place
maker:
The Mohsin Institute
Moshin Herbal Clinic's Ma'Jun mixture. Front view. Black background

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Moshin Herbal Clinic's Ma'Jun mixture. Front view. Black background
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Container of Ma'jun, a herbal medicine used by practitioners of Unani Tibb, from the Mohsin Institute, Leicester, England, c2004-2005.

A herbal medicine called a ma'jun, meaning sweet medicine, used by practitioners of Unani Tibb. Herbs are mixed with honey to make them sweet and preserve their freshness. Honey is considered to have important healing powers.

Details

Category:
Materia Medica & Pharmacology
Object Number:
2005-686
type:
herbal medicine
taxonomy:
  • drug