Reference numberCLP/3i/5
TitlePaper, 'Of making cloth with sheeps wool' by Will [William] Petty
DescriptionPetty describes different types of sheep wool and how they are procured, and then describes the steps necessary in transforming the wool into yarn or thread, which is then used to make cloth.

Subject: Industry / Agriculture

Read to the Royal Society on 27 November 1661.
Physical descriptionInk on paper
Access statusOpen
Related records in the catalogueRBC/1/30
Fellows associated with this archive
NA8268Petty; Sir; William (1623 - 1687); natural philosopher, administrator, and economist1623 - 1687
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