Record

Reference numberCLP/2/15
LevelFile
TitlePaper, 'Concerning a contrivance for making a microscope with a globule of water' by the brother of Mr [Stephen] Gray of Canterbury
Date1696
DescriptionSubject: Optics

Mr [Matthias] Gray of Canterbury having communicated a paper of his brother [Stephen], containing a contrivance for making a microscope with a globule of water, whereby animals or any other substances if contained therein, might be seen magnified as the best microscopes.

Includes a figure.

Stephen Gray's design of such a microscope was printed in Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society, vol. 19, no. 221 (1696).

Read to the Royal Society on 29 January 1696.
LanguageEnglish
Extent4p
FormatManuscript
Access statusOpen
Related materialDOI: 10.1098/rstl.1695.0040
JBO/9/211
Related records in the catalogueCLP/2/15/1
CLP/2/15/2
Fellows associated with this archive
CodeNameDates
NA7365Gray; Stephen (? 1666 - 1736)? 1666 - 1736
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