|Title||Paper, 'On the optical and physical properties of tabasheer' by David Brewster in a letter to the Right Hon Sir Joseph Banks|
|Date||2 March 1819|
|Description||24 manuscript pages include one plate showing a prism of tabasheer.|
Published in Philosophical Transactions as 'On the optical and physical properties of tabasheer. By David Brewster, LL. D. F. R. S. Lond. and Edin. In a letter to the Right Hon. Sir Joseph Banks, Bart. G. C. B. P. R. S. &c. &c. &c'.
Written by Brewster in Edinburgh. Read 6 May 1819.
Abstract published in Abstracts of the Papers Printed in the Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society of London [later Proceedings of the Royal Society of London], Volume 2, 1833.
|Physical description||Ink on paper|
|Related material||DOI: 10.1098/rspl.1815.0112|
|Related records in the catalogue||PT/13/21/1|
Fellows associated with this archive
|NA7450||Brewster; Sir; David (1781 - 1868); natural philosopher||1781 - 1868|
|NA8116||Banks; Sir; Joseph (1744 - 1820); naturalist||1744 - 1820|