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Image number: RS.15465
Credit: ©The Royal Society

Table of specific weights of china ware

Date

1697

Creator

Henry Hunt (d.1713, British), Natural philosopher

Object type

Archive reference number

Manuscript page number

p1

Material

Dimensions

height (page): 190mm
width (page): 317mm

Subject

Description

Table of specific weights of china ware and gomroon ware measured by Henry Hunt, as directed at the meeting of the Royal Society on 15 December 1697.

Object history

15 December 1697, 'Mr Hunt was ordered to try the specific gravity of China and Gomroon ware and the hardness of them' (JBC/9/76).

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