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Scheme V, fifth plate, opposite page 44 in the book, Micrographia: or some physiological Descriptions of minute Bodies made by Magnifying Glasses. With Observations and Inquiries thereupon (London: printed by Jo. Martyn and Ja. Allestry, printers to the R
Scheme V, fifth plate, opposite page 44 in the book, Micrographia: or some physiological Descriptions of minute Bodies made by Magnifying Glasses. With Observations and Inquiries thereupon (London: printed by Jo. Martyn and Ja. Allestry, printers to the Royal Society, 1665)
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Date:
1665
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Not on display
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Engraving
Dimensions:
28.3 x 19.4 cm (image)
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Europe
Accession Number:
1993.1.5
Acquisition Date:
1993-03-11
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Museum purchase, The Herman Michels Collection, bequest of Vera Michels

Scheme V: Fig. 1: magnified images of the product of sparks struck from a flint or steel; Fig. 2: magnified cross section of various hairs (human, hog, cat, horse); Fig. 3: magnified view of the hair of an Indian Deer;