The Consultation Letters of Dr William Cullen (1710-1790) at the Royal College of Physicians of Edinburgh



Abietis resina, common frankincense,. An aromatic gum resin obtained from trees of the North African genus Boswellia (family Burseraceae), esp. Boswellia sacra.. Sometimes known as Olibanum but this has own entry.

Category: Ingredients
Sub category: Botanical

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[DOC ID:4777] the best Frankincense on page (6)
[ID:4777] From: Dr William Cullen (Professor Cullen) / To: Dr John Campbell (of Wellwood) / Regarding: Mr Alexander Montgomerie (Montgomery; of Coylesfield) (Patient), Lady Mary Lindsay (Lindsay Crawford; later, of Crawford Priory and Kilbirnie.) (Patient) / 24 January 1784 / (Outgoing)