Of Tartaro. chap. 99.
TArtarum is Wine drastes, and lyke to a soft stone, cleaning harde to the sides of the tunnes. Whose kinde is hot and drie in the third degrée, and is good a∣gainst scab and scall, and vncleannesse of the head: and it hath vertue to make thin, to wast, to cleanse, and to laxe, as it is said in Plat.