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Portrait of Boerhaave

Portrait of Boerhaave

Accession №1995.018.00004
CategorySingle Stamp
Specific NamePortrait of Boerhaave


Postage stamp issued by The Netherlands depicts a portrait of Boerhaave. Herman Boerhaave (1668-1738) was the originator of the academic hospital with clinical instruction.

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