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Antonio Maria Jaci's method using mercurial clepsydra and a thermometer, 1784 - 1788

Reference Code: GBR/0180/RGO 14/38: 8-68

Scope and Contents

Letters, proposals and a printed paper from Jaci (in Italian); with a related letter from Joseph Banks to Harry Parker. Includes drawings of clepsydra [RGO 14/38: 25-26] and [RGO 14/38: 63-65].


  • Creation: 1784 - 1788


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61 folio(s) (61 ff.) : Paper

Language of Materials



Jaci, Antonio Maria

Finding aid date

2011-12-07 17:57:25+00:00

Repository Details

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