|Title||Paper, 'An account of an experiment touching an attempt to produce light on the inside of a globe glasse lin'd with melted flowers of sulphur, as in the experiments of sealing wax and pitch' by Francis Hauksbee|
|Description||Hauksbee writes: 'Notwithstanding Sealing-wax and Pitch afford such surprizing Phaenomena, rendring the Form of Bodies visible thro' their Opake Substances, under the circumstances of a Vacuum and Attrition.'|
Read to the Royal Society on 22 March 1709
Published in Philosophical Transactions as 'An account of an experiments, touching an attempt to produce light on the inside of a globe-glass lin'd with melted flowers of sulphur, as in the experiments of sealing-wax and pitch'
|Physical description||Ink on paper|
|Related material||DOI: 10.1098/rstl.1708.0070|
Fellows associated with this archive
|NA8345||Hauksbee; Francis (c 1660 - 1713)||c 1660 - 1713|