Galton's pantograph for reducing the tracings of s

Made:
c.1870

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View of Galton's Pantograph. Shot on Location, Mathematics Gallery.
Science Museum Group Collection
© The Board of Trustees of the Science Museum

View of Galton's Pantograph. Shot on Location, Mathematics Gallery.
Science Museum Group Collection
© The Board of Trustees of the Science Museum

View of Galton's Pantograph. Shot on Location, Mathematics Gallery.
Science Museum Group Collection
© The Board of Trustees of the Science Museum

Galton's pantograph for reducing the tracings of self-recording meteorological instruments by drilling on zinc plates

Details

Category:
Mathematics
Object Number:
1895-47
Materials:
brass (copper, cast iron, glass, paper (fibre product), steel (metal), wood (unidentified), zinc (metal), zinc alloy)
type:
pantograph
credit:
Meteorological Office
status:
Permanent collection

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