Hodgkinson's actinometer

Made:
London
maker:
James Joseph Hicks
Hodgkinson's actinometer

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Hodgkinson's actinometer
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Hodgkinson's actinometer, made by J. Hicks of Hatton Garden, marked Royal Society and KO No.3

Details

Category:
Meteorology
Object Number:
1995-838
Materials:
glass and ivory
Measurements:
overall: 39.6 cm
type:
actinometer and actinometer and
taxonomy:
  • furnishing and equipment
  • measuring device - instrument
credit:
Meteorological Office, Berkshire