|Previous numbers||CLP/12ii/66 p5-6|
|Title||Paper, 'A further account of the bones of animals being made red by aliment only' by Mr John Belchier|
|Description||Belchier's follow-up on his earlier paper regarding turning the bones of hogs red by feeding them bran that had been boiled with printed calico fabric, found at CLP/12ii/66. Belchier confirms via experimentation that the dyeing agent in the fabric is madder root.|
Subject: Physiology / Chemistry
Published in Philosophical Transactions as 'A further account of the bones of animals being made red by aliment only'.
Read to the Royal Society on 16 December 1736.
|Physical description||Ink on paper|
|Related material||DOI: 10.1098/rstl.1735.0065|
Printed in 'Philosophical Transactions', vol 39, no 443, p 299
|Related records in the catalogue||RBO/20/12|
Fellows associated with this archive
|NA5410||Belchier; John (1706 - 1785)||1706 - 1785|