image MS_131_0146
Image number: RS.16472
Credit: ©The Royal Society

Water spouts in the Mediterranean

Date

August 1701

Creator

Unknown, Artist

Object type

Archive reference number

Manuscript page number

p146

Material

Dimensions

height (paper): 173mm
width (paper): 345mm

Subject

Content object

Description

Sketches of various shapes of spouts occurring in the Mediterranean off the North African Coast, north of the town of Bona (Annaba), observed on 27 and 28 August 1701 by Alexander Stuart.

Object history

Figures for Alexander Stuart, 'Concerning some spouts observed in the Mediterranean', Phil. Trans., vol. 23, no. 277 (1702), pp. 1077-82.

Related Fellows

Alexander Stuart (1668-1742), Surgeon

Associated place

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