Single barrel air pump

Made:
1855-1874 in London
maker:
Horne, Thornthwaite & Wood

Hand piston operated single barrel air pump, on mahogany stand, by Horne and Thornthwaite, London, 1855-1874 (see note)

Details

Category:
Vacuum Technology
Object Number:
1985-2055
Materials:
brass (copper, zinc alloy), mahogany (wood) and steel (metal)
type:
pump - machinery
taxonomy:
  • furnishing and equipment
  • tools & equipment
  • pumping machinery
credit:
Wellcome Trust