Record

Reference numberCLP/20/96
LevelFile
TitlePaper, 'An account of ye feltmakers' trade found amongst the late Dr Robert Hookes Papers by Mr R. [Richard] Waller'.
Date17th century
Description'The way of making felts'. Notes that the feltmakers buy their wool off the glovers, and then describes the process of turning wool into felt. Waller notes at the end of the paper that Hooke breaks off. Includes an elaborate drawing of the felt-makers at work, drawing loose in volume.

Subject: Trades
Extent7p
FormatManuscript
Physical descriptionInk on paper
Access statusOpen
Related records in the catalogueCLP/20/96/1
CLP/20/96/2
Fellows associated with this archive
CodeNameDates
NA8242Hooke; Robert (1635 - 1703); natural philosopher1635 - 1703
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