CHOCOLATE: Food of the Gods

Theobroma cacao

Description:
Cacao pod and beans, from “Köhler's Medizinal-Pflanzen in Naturgetreuen Abbildungen Mit Kurz Erläuterndem Texte: Atlas Zur Pharmacopoea Germanica, Austriaca, Belgica, Danica, Helvetica, Hungarica, Rossica, Suecica, Neerlandica, British Pharmacopoeia, Zum Codex Medicamentarius, Sowie Zur Pharmacopoeia of the United States of America.” Edited by Gustav Pabst.
Attribution:
Illustrator not certain; most likely Walther Müller or Carl Friederich Schmidt
Date:
1887-1898