Vacuum pump on mahogany stand

Made:
1800
maker:
Nairne & Blunt

Vacuum pump, single cylinder, two-stage, on mahogany stand, by Nairne & Blunt, London, 1800. Lower part of cylinder is sectioned.

Details

Category:
Vacuum Technology
Object Number:
1935-33
Materials:
brass (copper, zinc alloy), ivory, mahogany (wood) and rosewood
Measurements:
overall (estimated weight): 1050 mm x 560 mm x 410 mm, 50kg
type:
pump - machinery
taxonomy:
  • furnishing and equipment
  • tools & equipment
  • pumping machinery
credit:
Hackney and New College