Record

Reference numberRBO/6/23
Alternative reference numberRBO.6.174
LevelItem
TitleDr Papin's experiment 'upon petrified Wood calcined applying to the Lodestone or tinging with Galls'
Date16 April 1684
DescriptionThat parts of the petrified wood and bark were calcined to see if they were magnetic (only the bark proved positive); observations of the effects of powder of gall on uncalcined bark; carried out same experiment with iron rust

Details about how to make plaster of Paris transparent by adding turpentine

Figure page 176
LanguageEnglish
Extent3 sides
FormatManuscript
Access statusOpen
Fellows associated with this archive
CodeNameDates
NA5721Papin; Denis (1647 - 1712)1647 - 1712
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