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Image number: RS.16197
Credit: ©The Royal Society

Hemisphere and lines

Date

Late 17th century

Creator

Unknown, Artist

Object type

Archive reference number

Manuscript page number

p213v

Material

Dimensions

height (Page): 195mm
width (Page): 150mm

Description

Partial hemisphere with an equatorial line and a lower bisection, each continued beyond the circle, with a surmounting line containing one cross-mark.

Transcription

An [unconnected?] inscription verso [eg f.100r.) is signed by Joseph Crabb, dated 2 [or 4?] September 1686.
Transcribed by the Making Visible project

Object history

Hunter states that the overall manuscript is ‘Evidently the remains of a commonplace book, probably of John Warr senior’. (Michael Hunter, The Boyle Papers: Understanding the Manuscripts of Robert Boyle (Aldershot: Ashgate, 2007), p. 497.)

Related Fellows

Robert Boyle (1627-1691, British), Natural philosopher

Associated place