Reference numberRBO/12/19
Alternative reference numberRBO.12.598
TitleExtract of several letters and certificates sent to the King of Great Britain concerning a 'aevus maternus' or 'mole' communicated by Dr Steigerstahl, physician to the King
DescriptionConcerning a 'mole' on a man's arm and thought to have come there because a branch fell on his mother's right arm when she was carrying him.
Read to the Royal Society on 10 June 1725
Extent3 sides
Access statusOpen
Related materialPrinted in 'Philosophical Transactions', vol 33 (1724), p 347
Related records in the catalogueCLP/14ii/20
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