Multi-Stage Sand Glass, Unsigned, 1740-1840

Made:
1740-1840 in Europe
maker:
Unknown

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Multi-stage sand-glass in brass mount. Abbot Horne No.31. Type A, 1740-1840

Details

Category:
Time Measurement
Object Number:
1953-300
Materials:
brass (alloy), glass, mounted, multiuse, sand, thread and timer
type:
sand glass
taxonomy:
  • furnishing and equipment
  • measuring device - instrument
  • timepiece
credit:
Abbot Horne Collection