M0005147: Account of Sir Edmund King's blood transfusion experiment, October 1667

14 April 1937
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Also known as

Previous title, replaced November 2021: Edmund King: Transfusing blood, an account. 1667


An account of the experiment of the transfusion of blood from a sheep to a man, described to the Royal Society by Sir Edmund King, 24 October 1667. The manuscripts is held by the Royal Society.


14 April 1937

Physical description

1 photograph glass plate negative; 12 x 16.5 cm


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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