Reference numberPT/73/7
TitleIllustrations produced for the Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society, volume 109
DescriptionPlates intended for publication in various papers published in volume 109 of Philosophical Transactions. The plates have been removed from their associated manuscripts. Published plates were engraved by the Basire family.

The plates correspond to the following papers:
'The Croonian Lecture. On the conversion of pus into granulations or new flesh' by Everard Home;
'On Corpora Lutea' by Everard Home;
'On the specific gravity, and temperature of sea waters, in different parts of the ocean, and in particular seas; with some account of their saline contents' by Alexander John Gaspard Marcet;
'An account of the fossil skeleton of the Proteo-saurus' by Everard Home; and
'On the ova of the different tribes of opossum and orinthorhynchus' by Everard Home.
Extent19 illustrations
Physical descriptionPaintings and drawings on paper
Digital imagesView item on Science in the Making
Access statusOpen
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