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Image caption[Chemical laboratory]
Associated name Scheele, Carl Wilhelm , 1742 - 1786
Image Type Print (Engraving)
Image Date 1775
Size 6.5 x 4 cm.
Call number Smith 540.4 SCH24 TP
Notes This image, a title-page vignette, was reprinted on the title-page of Carl Wilhelm Scheele's 1777 treatise, Chemische Abhandlung von der Luft und dem Feuer [Chemical Treatise on Air and Fire; not held by Smith Collection], and has been taken to be a representation of Scheele's laboratory.
 
Apparatus in the image (See Glossary)
Apparatus Name Function
Alembic  
Bellows  
Crucible  
Furnace (Stove, Oven)  
Receiver  
Retort  
Tongs  
 
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Author Alstromer, Patrick , friherre , 1733 - 1804
  Bergman, Torbern , 1735 - 1784
  Scheffer, Henrik Teofilus , 1710 - 1759
TitleHerr H.T. Scheffers Chemiske föreläsningar...
PublisherTryckte på Bokhandlaren M. Swederi...
PlaceUpsala
Imprint Date1775
Location in BookTitle-page (vignette)