Instrument combining a barometer, thermometer and hygrometer by George Graham

The centre of the instrument carries a hygrometer of the absorption type.

Details

Medium:
Wood & glass
Acquired in:
1928
Presented by:
Sir William Plender through The Art Fund

A spirit type thermometer on the left is graduated with a scale upwards and downwards from the 'termperate air' temperature. A cistern barometer is on the right of the instrument.

Venue details

Science Museum Exhibition Road, LONDON London SW7 2DD 020 7942 4000 www.sciencemuseum.org.uk

Entry details

50% off with National Art Pass

Daily, 10am – 6pm (last entry 5.15pm)
Open until 7pm (last entry 6.15pm) during school holidays

Closed 24 – 26 Dec

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