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Hyangyakjibseongbang, Compilation of Native Korean Prescriptions
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Why this is a
Masterpiece

This book categorizes indigenous Korean herbs. It provides information about 708 kinds of drugs including the method of manufacturing and use and their medical effects.

History of the Object
This is a large-scale book named Hyangyakbangseojib which indicates medicines of the local areas. This was compiled in 1431, by Royal command, in order to establish a framework for the local promotion and implementation policy.

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Type
Book 
Materials
Paper 
Measurements
17 cm X 27.5 cm 
Creator name
Hyo-tong Yoo, Jung-rye Ro, Yoon-duk Park, etc. 
Creator date
Unknown 
Where it was made
Gangseo-gu, Seoul, Korea 
Geography
Korea 
Time period
AD 15th century ~ AD 15th century 
Creation date
15th Century; 1431; Joseon Period 
Function
Medical Book  
Acquisition
Unknown  
Copyright
Heojun Museum  
Acknowledgements
Heojun Museum  
Owner
Heojun Museum 
Museum
Heojun Museum 
Credit line
Heojun Museum  

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