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The world's oldest pharmacy

CBS News Sunday, 18 August 2019
Florence's Santa Maria Novella Pharmacy, which dates back to 1221 when Dominican monks began experimenting with alchemy, is thought to be the oldest apothecary in the world. Rose water? It was invented here, as were other medicinal and aromatic innovations, as reported by Jane Pauley. (Originally broadcast May 19, 2019.)
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