image CLP_11i_29_003
Image number: RS.15171
Credit: ©The Royal Society

Uncommon substance found in distillation

Date

25 February 1685

Creator

Unknown, Artist

Object type

Archive reference number

Manuscript page number

p3

Material

Dimensions

height (page): 188mm
width (page): 150mm

Subject

Content object

Description

Figure of 'uncommon concrete' found in distillations of several vegetables by Frederick Slare, whose paper was read at the meeting of 11 March 1685.

Other versions of this figure can be found at RBO/6/217 and RBC/6/170.

Object history

At the meeting of the Royal Society on 11 March 1685, ‘A paper of Dr. Slare was read, concerning an uncommon concrete found in the distillations of several vegetables’ (Birch 4:378).

Related Fellows

Frederick Slare (1642-1727, British), Physician

Associated place

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