Reference numberPT/8/30/2
TitlePlate, drawing of glass tube used in procuring potassium by [Smithson Tennant]
DescriptionInk drawing showing the setup of a glass tube in relation to a fireplace for procuring potassium from iron and potash. Likely drawn by Tennant.

Subject: Chemistry

Published in Philosophical Transactions as 'On an easier mode of procuring potassium than that which is now adopted'.

Read 23 June 1814.
Physical descriptionInk drawing on paper
Access statusOpen
Related materialDOI: 10.1098/rspl.1800.0315
DOI: 10.1098/rstl.1814.0030
Related records in the cataloguePT/8/30
Fellows associated with this archive
NA626Tennant; Smithson (1761 - 1815)1761 - 1815
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