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Image caption[Fixation]
Image Type Print (Woodcut)
Image Date [not after 1545]
Size 10 x 10 cm.
Call number Smith 540.1 C465 1545 P.97
Notes Alchemy. Image accompanies book 1, chapter 54, entitled "De Fixione, & causis eius..."[On fixation, and its causes]. Alchemist at left holds tongs.
Apparatus in the image (See Glossary)
Apparatus Name Function Material
Tongs   Metal 
Publishig information
Author Jabir ibn Hayyan,
TitleAlchemiae Gebri Arabis philosophi solertissimi libri, cum reliquis, ut versa pagella indicabit.
PublisherIoañ. Petreius Nurembergeñ. Denuo Bernae excudi faciebat
Imprint Date1545
Location in Bookp.97