Reference numberCLP/18i/118
TitlePaper, 'An account of an experiment touching the freezing of common water ting'd with a liquid, said to be extracted from shell lac [shellac]' by Francis Hauksbee
DescriptionHauksbee writes: 'This Liquid is a very deep Red; a small quantity of which, will Tinge twenty times as much of Common Water of a very good Sanguine colour hardly Transparent.'

Subject: Physics

Read to the Royal Society on 28 February 1708

Published in Philosophical Transactions as 'An account of an experiment touching the freezing of common water, ting'd with a liquid said to be extracted from shell-lac'
Physical descriptionInk on paper
Access statusOpen
Related materialDOI: 10.1098/rstl.1708.0047
Fellows associated with this archive
NA8345Hauksbee; Francis (c 1660 - 1713)c 1660 - 1713
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