XII. Several papers concerning a new semi-metal, called platina; communicated to the Royal Society by Mr. Wm. Watson F. R. S

@article{WatsonXIISP,
  title={XII. Several papers concerning a new semi-metal, called platina; communicated to the Royal Society by Mr. Wm. Watson F. R. S},
  author={W. Watson and W. Brownrigg},
  journal={Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society of London},
  volume={46},
  pages={584 - 596}
}
Dear Sir, I Take the Freedom to inclose to you an Account of a Semi-metal call'd Platina di Pinto; which, So far as I know, hath not been taken notice of by any Writer on Minerals. Mr. Hill, who is one of the most modern, makes no mention of it. 
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