Reference numberCLP/9i/42
TitlePaper, 'The method manner and order of transmutation of copper into brass' by Thomas Povey
DescriptionPaper by Thomas Povey describing in detail the process of turning copper into brass using calamine [zinc ore] and charcoal.

Subject: Metallurgy / Chemistry

Published twice in Philosophical Transactions, first in vol 27 p 735 and again in vol 22 (1700) as 'The method, manner and order of the transmutation of copper into brass, &c. By Thomas Povey, Esq; brought into the Royal Society, of which he is a fellow'.
Physical descriptionInk on paper
Access statusOpen
Related materialDOI: 10.1098/rstl.1693.0032
Printed in 'Philosophical Transactions', vol 17 (1693), p 735
DOI: 10.1098/rstl.1700.0008
Printed in 'Philosophical Transactions', vol 22 (1700), p 474
Related records in the catalogueRBO/7/108
Fellows associated with this archive
NA5143Povey; Thomas (c1613 - c1705); colonial entrepreneur and administratorc1613 - c1705
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