|Title||Plate, 'Eclipse of the sun, 7 September 1820' by Franz Bauer|
|Description||Plate showing 18 stages of the solar eclipse that took place on 7 September 1820 from 12:25pm to 3:09pm.|
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 description||Watercolour and ink on paper|
|Related material||DOI: 10.1098/rspl.1815.0138|
|Related records in the catalogue||PT/15/1|
Fellows associated with this archive
|NA4668||Home; Sir; Everard (1756 - 1832); surgeon||1756 - 1832|
|NA7476||Bauer; Franz Andreas (1758 - 1840)||1758 - 1840|