Reference numberPT/15/5/8
TitlePlate, a section of the spleen completely macerated by Franz Bauer
DescriptionPlate VIII containing figures 1-2 showing different levels of magnification of a transverse section of the spleen of a 10-year-old boy soaked in water for 48 days.

Subject: Anatomy

Published in Philosophical Transactions as 'The Croonian Lecture. Microscopical observations on the following subjects. On the brain and nerves; showing that the materials of which they are composed exist the blood. On the discovery of valves in the branches of the vas breve, lying between the villous and muscular coats of the stomach. On the structure of the spleen'.

Read 7 December 1820.
Physical descriptionWatercolour on paper
Access statusOpen
Related materialDOI: 10.1098/rspl.1815.0141
DOI: 10.1098/rstl.1821.0006
Related records in the cataloguePT/15/5
Fellows associated with this archive
NA4668Home; Sir; Everard (1756 - 1832); surgeon1756 - 1832
NA7476Bauer; Franz Andreas (1758 - 1840)1758 - 1840
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