Reference numberPT/15/1
TitlePaper, 'On the black retemucosum of the negro [sic], being a defence against the scorching effect of the sun's rays' by Sir Everard Home
Description12 manuscript pages and one plate showing a solar eclipse across a three-hour period on 7 September 1820.

Subject: Anatomy

Published in Philosophical Transactions as 'On the black rete mucosum of the Negro [sic], being a defence against the scorching effect of the sun's rays'.

Read 9 November 1820.

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 descriptionInk on paper
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Access statusOpen
Related materialDOI: 10.1098/rspl.1815.0138
DOI: 10.1098/rstl.1821.0001
Related records in the cataloguePT/15/1/1
Fellows associated with this archive
NA4668Home; Sir; Everard (1756 - 1832); surgeon1756 - 1832
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