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Reference numberEL/H3/14
LevelItem
TitleThomas Henshaw, dated at Copenhagen, to Henry Oldenburg
CreatorHenshaw; Thomas (1618-1700); alchemist; writer
Date4 February 1673
DescriptionAccount about a certain man called Triboulet; discussing two pieces of Iceland crystal from Erasmus Bartholin; discussing amber from Holstein, north-west Germany; discussing charcoal; notification of a work about the Faroes by a priest written in Danish with other literary notices
LanguageEnglish
Extent3 sides
FormatManuscript
Place originCopenhagen, Capital Region, Denmark
Origin coordinates55.67594, 12.56553
Access statusOpen
Related materialTranscribed in 'The correspondence of Henry Oldenburg', ed and trans by A Rupert Hall and Marie Boas Hall, vol 9, p 448
URL descriptionAlso available on Early Modern Letters Online
URLhttp://emlo.bodleian.ox.ac.uk/profile/work/a06e50f3-c4d2-4929-828a-c23d3c585578
Fellows associated with this archive
CodeNameDates
NA8237Henshaw; Thomas (1618 - 1700); alchemist and writer1618 - 1700
NA8001Oldenburg; Henry (c1619 - 1677); scientific correspondentc1619 - 1677
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