Digital Collections

Edelstein Collection

10 items

This collection consists of decorative reliefs and cameos of notable men in science including Joseph Priestley (1733-1804), James Watt (1736-1819), and Jöns Jacob Berzelius (1779-1848). The highlight of this collection includes a five-volume set of watercolor paintings illustrating the process of producing ramie cloth in China during the 1820s.