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Reference numberRBO/17/69
Alternative reference numberRBO.17.357
LevelItem
TitleTreatise on ambergris by Casper Neumann, Professor of Chemistry at Berlin
Date1730
DescriptionOriginal document dated 15 October 1729
Details of experiments to determine whether ambergris is animal, vegetable or mineral
Read to the Royal Society on 4 June 1730
LanguageLatin
Extent72 sides
FormatManuscript
Access statusOpen
Related materialCLP/11ii/20
CLP/11ii/28
Printed in 'Philosophical Transactions', vol 38, no 433, p 344, no 434, p 371, no 435, p 417
Related records in the catalogueCLP/22ii/45
RBO/17/70
Fellows associated with this archive
CodeNameDates
NA6151Neumann; Caspar (1683 - 1737)1683 - 1737
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