Print of Cornish chemist, Humphry Davy (AD1384/3/3)

Print of Humphry Davy, chemist and inventor, at his desk, around 1829.

Another brilliant Cornish scientist was Humphry Davy, known for his invention of a miners’ safety lamp, as well as his discovery of laughing gas (AD1384/3/3).

Godhonydh kernewek skentel aral o Humphry Davy, aswonys drefen ev dhe dhismygi lugarn sawder tus bal, keffrys ha diskudha gas hwerthin (AD1384/3/3).