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Image captionTabula Quarta [Mining operations; metallurgical apparatus]
Image Type Print (Engraving)
Image Date 1698
Size 14 x 19 cm.
Call number Smith QD27.B32 PL.4
Notes Metallurgy; mining. 4 furnaces, used for purifying sulphur and for separating tin from copper. Also shown: mine shafts; pathways for transportation of ores; shaft exhaust fan.
Apparatus in the image (See Glossary)
Apparatus Name Function
Furnace (Stove, Oven) Refining  
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Author Barchusen, Johann Conrad , 1666 - 1723
TitleJoannis Conradi Barchusen Pyrosophia, succinte atque breviter iatro-chemiam, rem metallicam et chrysopoeiam pervestigans...
Publisherimpensis Cornelii Boutestein
PlaceLugduni Batavorum
Imprint Date1698
Location in BookPlate 4 (opp. p. 386)