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Image caption[Furnace equipment; distillation apparatus; lamp furnace]
Image Type Print (Engraving)
Image Date 1765
Size 18 x 24 cm.
Call number Smith 609 L584 PL.1
Notes "Explanation of Plate I": p. 34.
Apparatus in the image (See Glossary)
Apparatus Name Function Material
Alembic Distillation  Glassware 
Lamp Furnace (Simple) Distillation  Metal: Iron 
Matrass (Florence flask) Distillation  Glassware 
Receiver Distillation  Glassware 
Water Bath (Balneum Mariae) Distillation   
Publishig information
Author Lewis, William , 1714 - 1781
TitleCommercium Philosophico-Technicum; or, the Philosophical Commerce of Arts
PublisherPrinted by H. Baldwin...
Imprint Date1765
Location in BookPlate 1, opp. p. 34