Reference numberCLP/18i/115
TitlePaper, 'An account of an experiment touching the production of light within a globe glass whose inward surface is lined with sealing wax upon an attrition of its outside' by Francis Hauksbee
DescriptionHauksbee writes: 'The seeming Congruity that appears to be between Sealing-Wax and Glass, in several Experiments already made in relation to Light and Electricity, producible on the Attrition of them, has already been taken notice of: And for a farther Confirmation of their agreableness, take the following Experiment.'

Subject: Physics

Read to the Royal Society on 16 June 1708

Published in Philosophical Transactions as 'An account of an experiment, touching the production of light within a globe glass, whose inward surface is lin'd with sealing-wax, upon an attrition of its outside'
Physical descriptionInk on paper
Access statusOpen
Related materialDOI: 10.1098/rstl.1708.0033
Related records in the catalogueRBO/9/78
Fellows associated with this archive
NA8345Hauksbee; Francis (c 1660 - 1713)c 1660 - 1713
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