Record

Reference numberCLP/4i/16/1
LevelItem
TitleDrawing of hail brought before the Royal Society by Christopher Wren
Date1667
DescriptionTwo shapes of hail at the bottom (faint), and three shapes of hail in ink at the top. Wren described the hail as a 'perfect cone' (see the top two figures in ink), and the underside (third ink figure) the shape of a 'marigold flower'.

Subject: Meteorology
LanguageEnglish
Extent1p
FormatDrawing
Physical descriptionInk on paper.
Access statusOpen
Related records in the catalogueRBC/2/92
RBO/3/53
CLP/4i/16
Fellows associated with this archive
CodeNameDates
NA8299Wren; Sir; Christopher (1632 - 1723); architect, astronomer, and mathematician1632 - 1723
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