Reference numberPT/73/14/3
TitleDiagram, 'Elevation of the apparatus for trying the resistance of water' by unknown artist
DescriptionPlate 11, figures 1-2 showing an apparatus employed by Harris to study the resistance of solids moving in static fluids, fluids moving over solids, and solids revolving in static fluids. Inscribed with publication, plate details, and a scale. Not signed.

Subject: Physics

Published in Philosophical Transactions as part of paper titled 'On the friction and resistance of fluids' by George Rennie.

Read to the Royal Society on 16 June 1831.
Physical descriptionWatercolour and ink on paper
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Access statusOpen
Related materialDOI: 10.1098/rspl.1830.0034
DOI: 10.1098/rstl.1831.0024
Related records in the cataloguePT/19/7
Fellows associated with this archive
NA3414Rennie; George (1791 - 1866)1791 - 1866
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