Anthropometric Instrument or Component, c.1884
|Inventory Number:|| 14649|
|Object Type:|| |
|Persons:||Sir Francis Galton|
|Brief Description:||Unsigned and undated. Manufacturer unknown. |
Two udjustable brass and rubber stoppers. A 1875 penny has been inserted into one of the stoppers, cutting it in half, it has been secured with glue.
|Provenance:||Transferred from the Department of Human Anatomy, Oxford, in 1937. Acquired for Oxford University (by Professor Arthur Thomson) from Francis Galton in 1895. Originally from Galton's Anthropometric Laboratory, London.|
|Collection Group:||Galton Collection|