Reconstruction of Robert Hooke's Water Sampler, 1662-72

Made:
1662-1672 (original) in England

Reconstruction of Robert Hooke's water sampler of 1662-1672.

Details

Category:
Oceanography
Object Number:
1977-19
Materials:
iron, mahogany (wood), metal (unknown), rope fibre and wood (unidentified)
Measurements:
overall (main object, not rope): 595 mm x 80 mm x 180 mm, , .375kg
type:
water sampler
taxonomy:
  • processes and techniques
  • assembling
  • construction