|Title||Drawings, miners' safety lamp by [Humphry Davy] |
|Description||Plate 1 showing safety lamp designs and details comprising figures 1-8 of the published plate, in a variant order. Figures 9-11 which appeared on the published plate are not present. The work is inscribed with publication and plate details. Not signed. Royal Society stamp verso.|
Published in Philosophical Transactions as part of paper titled 'On the fire-damp of coal mines, and on methods of lighting the mines so as to prevent its explosion' by Humphry Davy.
Read to the Royal Society on 9 November 1815.
|Physical description||Ink on paper|
|Digital images||View item on Science in the Making|
|Related material||DOI: 10.1098/rspl.1815.0024|
|Related records in the catalogue||PT/10/1|
|URL description||Digital version available on The Royal Society Picture Library|
Fellows associated with this archive
|NA8200||Davy; Sir; Humphry (1778 - 1829); chemist||1778 - 1829|