Reference numberEL/B3/77
TitleTranslation of a letter from Job Baster, dated at Zirkzee in Zeland, to Hans Sloane
CreatorBaster; Job (1709-1775)
Date11 October 1738
DescriptionConcerning Dutch worms and the wood they bored through
Baster sends 12 worms and three pieces of wood to the Royal Society for inspection
Original letter, which now no longer exists, was in Latin
Extent1 side
Place originZierikzee, Zeeland, Netherlands
Origin coordinates51.65, 3.91944
Access statusOpen
URL descriptionAlso available on Early Modern Letters Online
Fellows associated with this archive
NA954Baster; Job (1709 - 1775)1709 - 1775
NA8406Sloane; Sir; Hans (1660 - 1753); physician and collector1660 - 1753
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