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Letter, 'On the specific gravity of diamonds' from John Ellicott to Martin Folkes

Reference number: L&P/1/411

Date: 03 July 1745

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Subject: Physics

Published in Philosophical Transactions, as 'A letter from Mr. John Ellicot, F. R. S to the President, concerning the specific gravity of diamonds'

Read 4 July 1745

Reference number
L&P/1/411
Earliest possible date
03 July 1745
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Ink on paper
Page extent
4 pages
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Manuscript

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John Ellicott

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John Ellicott, Letter, 'On the specific gravity of diamonds' from John Ellicott to Martin Folkes, 03 July 1745, L&P/1/411, The Royal Society Archives, London, https://makingscience.royalsociety.org/items/l-and-p_1_411/letter-on-the-specific-gravity-of-diamonds-from-john-ellicott-to-martin-folkes, accessed on 25 February 2024

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