Copy of Musschenbroek's Pyrometer (Dilatometer), 1700-1731.

Made:
1877 (copy); 1700-1731 (original)
maker:
Louis Charles Gallonde
and
Elkington and Company

Copy of Musschenbroek's 1731 pyrometer: made in 1877 by Elkington and Co. of London from an earlier model made by Gallonde of Paris using drawings of Musschenbroek's original. The original was exhibited in the loan collection of scientific apparatus of 1876.

Details

Category:
Heat
Object Number:
1877-1
Materials:
brass (copper, zinc alloy), glass, iron, steel (metal), wood (unidentified)
type:
replica
taxonomy:
  • measuring devices
  • measuring devices
  • object genres
  • copies (derivitive objects)
  • reproductions
  • measuring devices
  • measuring devices
status:
Permanent collection

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