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Mercury Barometer, by John Bird, London, c. 1773

Inventory Number: 22842
Object Type:
Persons: John Bird
Date Created: c. 1773
Place Created: London England United Kingdom Europe
Accession Number: 1933-25
Brief Description: Presumably used by Thomas Hornsby, and later used for observations 1828-38.
Primary Inscriptions:
Provenance: Presented by the Radcliffe Trustees in 1933. From the Radcliffe Observatory, Oxford.
Collection Group: Radcliffe Observatory Collection


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