Small handwritten notebook, probably the earliest item in the Blaschka archives. Includes notes on Galvannismus, Versilberung (recipes for using gold and silver); drawings, perhaps of glass eyes and, on the same page, presumably a list of colors for glass eyes.
2nd half of the pages are blank.
Leopold was born in a small town called Böhmisch (today called Cesky Dub), near Reichenberg.
Digitized by Boston Photo Imaging April 2013.
Displayed in the exhibition titled "The Blaschka sea creatures : inspiration and creation", held at the Rakow Research Library, May 18-November 9, 2007.
This title is in the Blaschka archive.
RR14767, item no. 62.