|Title||Paper, 'On the black retemucosum of the negro [sic], being a defence against the scorching effect of the sun's rays' by Sir Everard Home|
|Description||12 manuscript pages and one plate showing a solar eclipse across a three-hour period on 7 September 1820.|
Published in Philosophical Transactions as 'On the black rete mucosum of the Negro, 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 description||Ink on paper|
|Related material||DOI: 10.1098/rspl.1815.0138|
|Related records in the catalogue||PT/15/1/1|
Fellows associated with this archive
|NA4668||Home; Sir; Everard (1756 - 1832); surgeon||1756 - 1832|