Domestic mercury barometer, by Poncione & Colombo, 1780-1790

Made:
1780-1790 in Holborn
maker:
Poncione & Colombo

Domestic mercury barometer, in restored condition, by Poncione and Colombo, No. 180, High Holborn, London, England, 1780-1790

Details

Category:
Meteorology
Object Number:
1990-393
Materials:
alcohol, brass (copper, zinc alloy), glass, mahogany (wood), mercury, silver plated, steel (metal)
type:
mercury barometer
taxonomy:
  • furnishing and equipment
  • measuring device - instrument
  • barometer
credit:
Patrick Marney Barometers
status:
Permanent collection

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