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Former Display Label : Original Anthropometric Apparatus Selected by Francis Galton

Original Anthropometric Apparatus selected by Francis Galton about 1883.

The Anthropometric Committee of the British Association reported annually from 1876 to 1883 when the Anthropometric Laboratory was established in London.

The equipment of the Anthropomorphic Laboratory included the Galton Whistles described to the Cambridge Philosophical Society in 1887.

Exhibited by Dr. Gunther.

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