Reference numberCLP/12i/22/1
TitleManuscript, '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
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.

Subject: Physiology

Read to the Royal Society on 16 December 1669.
Physical descriptionInk on paper
Access statusOpen
Related records in the catalogueRBO/4/25
Fellows associated with this archive
NA8226Goddard; Jonathan (c1617 - 1675); physician, chemist, and anatomistc1617 - 1675
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