|Title||Manuscript, '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|
|Description||Paper 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.|
Read to the Royal Society on 16 December 1669.
|Physical description||Ink on paper|
|Related records in the catalogue||RBO/4/25|
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|NA8226||Goddard; Jonathan (c1617 - 1675); physician, chemist, and anatomist||c1617 - 1675|