Reference numberCLP/13/1
TitlePaper, 'The measure of the parts of a gyant-child [giant child], born in Scotland' by Sir Robert Moray
Date1 July 1663
DescriptionMoray provides the measurements of an unusually large 22-month-old child, including leg, neck, shoulders, thigh given in inches. Also provides the measurements of a herring caught off the coast of Scotland, with figure of fish attached.

Subject: Anatomy / Zoology

Read to the Royal Society on 1 July 1663.
Physical descriptionInk on paper
Access statusOpen
Related records in the catalogueRBO/2i/57
Fellows associated with this archive
NA8261Moray; Sir; Robert (1608 - 1673); army officer and politician1608 - 1673
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