Angle barometer by Baltasar Knie, 1776-1815

Made:
1776-1815
maker:
Knie, Baltasar

Angle barometer by Baltasar Knie, Edinburgh, 1776-1815. Signed Baltasar Knie Fecit Barometrum on mahogany board, with spirit thermometer signed Baltasar Kinie Fecit Thermometrum

Details

Category:
Meteorology
Object Number:
1986-1146
Materials:
alcohol, cork, glass, iron, mahogany (wood), mercury, metal (unknown), paper (fibre product), steel (metal)
type:
mercury barometer
taxonomy:
  • furnishing and equipment
  • measuring device - instrument
  • barometer
  • furnishing and equipment
  • measuring device - instrument
  • thermometer
credit:
Derek Rayment Antiques
status:
Permanent collection

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