Reference numberCLP/12ii/66a
Previous numbersCLP/12ii/66 p5-6
TitlePaper, 'A further account of the bones of animals being made red by aliment only' by Mr John Belchier
DescriptionBelchier'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 descriptionInk on paper
Access statusOpen
Related materialDOI: 10.1098/rstl.1735.0065
Printed in 'Philosophical Transactions', vol 39, no 443, p 299
Related records in the catalogueRBO/20/12
Fellows associated with this archive
NA5410Belchier; John (1706 - 1785)1706 - 1785
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