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UCL - Albert Couvreur Pharmaceutical Museum

The history of pharmacy and medicines through objects and books.

The Albert Couvreur pharmaceutical collection brings together pharmacy furniture dating from around 1800, forty mortars in bronze, copper, cast-iron and stone, instruments and devices for preparing medicines, pharmaceutical earthenware from numerous European countries (15th to 19th century), as well as precious medical tomes, pharmacopeia and a library of 750 works from the 16th to the 20th century, all of equal interest to the novice and the specialist.