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Image captionTabula Tertia [Furnaces and apparatus for distillation]
Image Type Print (Engraving)
Image Date 1698
Size 14 x 18 cm.
Call number Smith QD27.B32 PL.3
Notes Key to image on pp. 67-68. Image shows 3 furnaces; 2 retorts; 2 vessels for holding distillants; and an open-pit fire.
Apparatus in the image (See Glossary)
Apparatus Name Function Material
Athanor (Digesting Furnace)    
Furnace (Stove, Oven) Sublimation   
Furnace (Stove, Oven) Descension   
Furnace (Stove, Oven) Distillation   
Retort   Glassware 
Twin alembics (twins)    
Publishig information
Author Barchusen, Johann Conrad , 1666 - 1723
TitleJoannis Conradi Barchusen Pyrosophia, succinte atque breviter iatro-chemiam, rem metallicam et chrysopoeiam pervestigans...
Publisherimpensis Cornelii Boutestein
PlaceLugduni Batavorum
Imprint Date1698
Location in BookPlate 3 (opp. p. 68)