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Reference numberEL/C1/22
LevelItem
TitleSamuel Colepresse, dated at Leyden, to Henry Oldenburg
CreatorColepresse; Samuel (-1669)
Date7 August 1668
DescriptionAutograph letter
Colepresse gives an account of the Duke's Glasshouse in Woolwich whose workers have found a way of producing fake opal glass and restoring the method for producing red glass
LanguageEnglish
Extent2 sides
FormatManuscript
Place originLeiden, South Holland, Netherlands
Origin coordinates52.15833, 4.49306
Access statusOpen
Related materialTranscribed in 'The correspondence of Henry Oldenburg', ed and trans by A Rupert Hall and Marie Boas Hall, vol 4, pp 572-575
Part of letter printed in 'Philosophical Transactions', vol 3, no 38, pp 743-744
URL descriptionAlso available on Early Modern Letters Online
URLhttp://emlo.bodleian.ox.ac.uk/profile/work/2499f506-de4d-4111-acc4-b41216c3f176
Fellows associated with this archive
CodeNameDates
NA8001Oldenburg; Henry (c1619 - 1677); scientific correspondentc1619 - 1677
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