M0005094: Blood transfusion apparatus, 1666

7 January 1937
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Also known as

Previous title, replaced November 2021: Apparatus for blood transfusion, 1666.


Illustration of the apparatus used by Richard Lower in the first successful experiments on the transfusion of blood, published in Lower, Richard: Tractatus de corde, Amstelodami : Apud Danielem Elzevirium, 1669.


7 January 1937

Physical description

1 photograph glass plate negative; 12 x 16.5 cm

Related material

Wellcome Collection holds the publication depicted in the glass plate negative: EPB/A/34215


Catalogue data comes from a combination of entries in the original glass plate registers, metadata created when the glass plates were digitised in the early 2000s and enhancements made by the cataloguer in 2020.

Terms of use

Please consult the digitised version as this item is fragile. Email library@wellcomecollection.org to request access to the physical item.

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