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Image information
Image caption[Two alchemists and furnace]
Image Type Print (Engraving)
Image Date 1751
Size 8.5 x 14.5 cm.
Call number Smith 540.1 J116 GK FRONT KEY
Notes Alchemy. Dimensions provided for image only. Balance held by alchemist to right of furnace; tongs to both right and left of furnace.
 
Apparatus in the image (See Glossary)
Apparatus Name Function Material
Balance    
Furnace (Stove, Oven)    
Matrass (Florence flask)   Glassware 
Tongs   Metal 
Water Bath (Balneum Mariae)    
 
Publishig information
Author Jabir ibn Hayyan,
Title[Summa perfectionis magisterii. German] Geberi des Königes der Araber, scharffinnigen Philosophi und wahren Adepti Curieuse vollständige chymische Schriften...
PublisherVerlegts Joh. Paul Krauss
PlaceWienn
Imprint Date1751
Location in BookFrontispiece; key [sig.)(7r.]