Dalton's Vapour Pressure Apparatus, 1880

Made:
1880 in London
maker:
John Dalton
and
J. J. Griffin & Sons

Dalton's apparatus for measuring the pressure of saturated vapours at different temperatures, by J. J. Griffin and Sons, London, England, 1880. Comprised of a thermometer, two inner (and outer) glass tubes, japanned tin vessel with handles, box wood scale, brass frame on wooden base, spirit lamp and tripod. (See note.)

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Category:
Heat
Object Number:
1880-4
Materials:
brass (copper, zinc alloy), glass, iron, mahogany (wood), metal (unknown), rubber (unidentified), wood (unidentified)
Measurements:
overall (estimate): 1220 mm x 305 mm x 225 mm, ,
type:
laboratory equipment (physical chemistry)
taxonomy:
  • tools and equipment
credit:
Fisons plc (Scientific Equipment Division)

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