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Paintings, rabbit placenta by [William Clift]

Reference number: PT/73/9/50

Date: 01 January 1822


Plate 46, figures 2-3 showing views of the foetal and uterine surfaces of the rabbit placenta. With publication and plate details inscribed. Not signed. Royal Society stamp verso. Watermarked 'J Whatman 1818'. The manuscript for this paper is wanting.

Subject: Anatomy

Published in Philosophical Transactions as part of paper titled 'On the placenta' by Everard Home.

Read to the Royal Society on 27 June 1822.

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01 January 1822
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Watercolour on paper
Page extent
1 page

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William Clift

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Everard Home

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William Clift, Everard Home, Paintings, rabbit placenta by [William Clift], 01 January 1822, PT/73/9/50, The Royal Society Archives, London,, accessed on 23 July 2024

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