Old doctors (Medici) prepared the medicines to administer to patients and were also profound philosophy scholars. Pharmacists (Speziali) on the other hand, obtained and sold the herbs, drugs, and spices needed to prepare medicines, perfumes, and essences. Drugs and spices scattered on marble tabletops ready to be mixed; pestles for crushing them to release a sophisticated and peppery fragrance.
Pink Pepper, Bergamot, Cedar
Black Pepper Flower, Black Orchid
Cedar Wood, Guaiac Wood, White Musk
Entrance | Study | Day Area | Kitchen
ABOUT FARMACIA SS. ANNUNZIATA 1561
Founded in Florence in 1561, Farmacia has been part of the fabric of Florence for over 460 years. The original apothecary is still open today, although the company has expanded to additional locations. Family owned and managed for multiple generations, Farmacia offers completely unique and beautiful fragrances and products, perfectly blending its rich Italian traditions with modern innovation.
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