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Image caption[Fourth vessel for fixation]
Image Type Print (Woodcut)
Image Date [not after 1542]
Size 7 x 5.5 cm.
Call number Smith 540.1 J116 1542 P.49R
Notes Alchemy. At right, a glass vessel ("vas") with an earthenware bottom; at left, a spatula ("spetula") for scraping the sides of the vessel.
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Apparatus Name Function Material
Aludel Fixation  Earthenware; 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 Bookp.49r.