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Boyle, Robert (1627 - 1691)
Image information
Image captionHon. Robert Boyle. Born 1626, Died 1691.
Publisher Cadell & Davies
Image Type Print (Engraving)
Image Date 1808
Size 9.5 x 16 cm.
Call number Smith P/B699.11 M
Notes 2 copies. Latin inscription: Ex rerum causis supremam noscere causam. [Translation: From the first cause of things we know all things.]
Apparatus in the image (See Glossary)
Apparatus Name Function Material
Air-pump   Glassware 
Alembic   Earthenware 
Furnace (Stove, Oven)    
Retort   Glassware