Reference numberPT/73/5/10
TitleDrawings, optical effects in crystalline materials under pressure, by [David Brewster]
DescriptionPlate 9 figures 1-14 from the paper "On the communication of the structure of doubly refracting crystals to glass, muriate of soda, fluor spar and other substances, by mechanical compression and dilatation", by David Brewster, Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society, vol.106 (1816), pp.156-178. The drawings are inscribed above with publication and plate details. Not signed. Royal Society stamp verso.
Extent1 item
FormatInk, ink wash and watercolour
Physical descriptionOn paper
Access statusOpen
Fellows associated with this archive
NA7450Brewster; Sir; David (1781 - 1868); natural philosopher1781 - 1868
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