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Subject: Physics

Published in Philosophical Transactions, as 'An account of rings consisting of all the prismatic colours, made by electrical explosions on the surface of pieces of metal'

Read 10 March 1768

Reference number
L&P/5/13
Earliest possible date
1768
Physical description
Ink on paper
Page extent
8 pages
Format
Manuscript

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Joseph Priestley

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Joseph Priestley, Paper, 'An account of rings of prismatic colours formed by electrical explosions on metal surfaces' by Joseph Priestley, 1768, L&P/5/13, The Royal Society Archives, London, https://makingscience.royalsociety.org/items/l-and-p_5_13/paper-an-account-of-rings-of-prismatic-colours-formed-by-electrical-explosions-on-metal-surfaces-by-joseph-priestley, accessed on 25 July 2024

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