Reference numberPT/15/1/2
TitlePlate, 'Eclipse of the sun, 7 September 1820' by Franz Bauer
DescriptionPlate showing 18 stages of the solar eclipse that took place on 7 September 1820 from 12:25pm to 3:09pm.

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'.

Drawn by Bauer at Kew Green. Read 9 November 1820.
Physical descriptionWatercolour and ink on paper
Access statusOpen
Related materialDOI: 10.1098/rspl.1815.0138
DOI: 10.1098/rstl.1821.0001
Related records in the cataloguePT/15/1
Fellows associated with this archive
NA4668Home; Sir; Everard (1756 - 1832); surgeon1756 - 1832
NA7476Bauer; Franz Andreas (1758 - 1840)1758 - 1840
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