Reference numberRBO/6/139
Alternative reference numberRBO.6.351
Title'A Relation of an extraordinary effect of the Power of Imagination' communicated by Mr Edward Smith of the Philosophicall Society at Dublin, as it was brought before that company by Mr St George Ashe'
DescriptionConcerning a girl called Elizabeth Dooly who had a protuberance on her forehead - when her mother was pregnant she was frightened by a cow she was milking, and hit by the cow's teat on her temple - believed that the daughter's protuberance was linked to this incident.
Read to the Royal Society on 16 February 1686
Extent1 side
Access statusOpen
Related materialJBO/8/130
Related records in the catalogueCLP/12i/30
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