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Image caption[Fusion furnace]
Image Type Print (Woodcut)
Image Date [not after 1545]
Size 10 x 10 cm.
Call number Smith 540.1 C465 1545 P.190
Notes Alchemy. Woodcut appears in book 4 of text, "Liber fornacum" [Book of Furnaces], at end of chapter entitled "De furno fusorio"[On the fusion furnace].
Apparatus in the image (See Glossary)
Apparatus Name Function
Fusion (Melting) Furnace  
Publishig information
Author Jabir ibn Hayyan,
TitleAlchemiae Gebri Arabis philosophi solertissimi libri, cum reliquis, ut versa pagella indicabit.
PublisherIoañ. Petreius Nurembergeñ. Denuo Bernae excudi faciebat
Imprint Date1545
Location in Bookp.190