Unifilar Magnetometer, Kew Pattern, 1851-1859

Made:
1851-1859 in London
maker:
Thomas Jones

Kew Pattern Unifilar Magnetometer on table top stand by Thomas Jones, 4 Rupert Street, London, 1851-59. Fitted with a mercury thermometer.

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Category:
Terrestrial Magnetism
Object Number:
1915-144
Materials:
brass (copper, zinc alloy), copper (metal), cotton (textile), felt, glass, iron, ivory, mahogany (wood), mercury, metal (unknown), silver (metal), water
type:
magnetometer
taxonomy:
  • measuring devices
  • measuring devices
credit:
Meteorological Office, South Kensington
status:
Permanent collection

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