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Image caption[Furnace for distillation]
Image Type Print (Woodcut)
Image Date [not after 1542]
Size 8.5 x 11 cm.
Call number Smith 540.1 J116 1542 PREFACE
Notes Alchemy.
Apparatus in the image (See Glossary)
Apparatus Name Function Material
Alembic   Glassware 
Furnace (Stove, Oven) Distillation  Brick or Stone 
Receiver   Glassware 
Publishig information
Author Jabir ibn Hayyan,
TitleGeberis philosophi perspicacissimi, svmma perfectionis magisterii in sua natur ex bibliothecae Vaticanae exemplari undecunq...
PublisherApud Petrum Schoeffer...; Apud Dominum Ioannem Baptistam Pederz
PlaceVenetiis; Brixiensem
Imprint Date1542
Location in Booksig.1v (verso of title-page)