Record

Reference numberCLP/12i/22
LevelFile
TitlePaper, 'Experiment designed to shew whether the muscles of an animal, in their action are bigger or lesse in their totall sum of dimensions' by Dr [Jonathan] Goddard
Date[1669]
DescriptionPaper describing an experiment with a case for an arm that can be immersed in water with a glass tube attached. The level of water in the tube would change with each pulse of the individual's arm as well as on contracting muscles of the arm. Includes figure showing the arm case.

Subject: Physiology

Read to the Royal Society on 16 December 1669.
Extent1p
FormatManuscript
Physical descriptionInk on paper
Access statusOpen
Related records in the catalogueRBO/4/25
JBO/4/102
CLP/12i/22/1
CLP/12i/22/2
Fellows associated with this archive
CodeNameDates
NA8226Goddard; Jonathan (c1617 - 1675); physician, chemist, and anatomistc1617 - 1675
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