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Brand [Brandt], Hennig (d. 1692?)
 
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Image captionBrandt Découvrant le Phosphore [Brandt discovering phosphorus]
Creator (Engraver) Ulm
Image Type Print (Engraving)
Image Date [18-?]
Size 30.5 x 43.5 cm.
Call number Smith P/B737.5 ML
Notes Engraving is a dramatic rendering of Brand's discovery of phosphorus in 1669, by heating urine. 2 retorts; miscellaneous vessels visible in background
 
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Apparatus Name Function Material
Furnace (Stove, Oven)    
Retort   Glassware