Mirror deflects malign influences and incubates herbal cure.
Boiled in water and applied in manner of a pultesse, dissolves and wastes
away the swelling of tears and an astringent for longing. For comfort it
keeps down the nipples when too big and shaggy and makes them lesser or
harder - used in potions
or for burstings.
Preparation of a medical potion derived from certain herbs.
Illuminated page: Hippocrates: De Diversis Herbis - 13 th century