Magdeburg hemispheres

Made:
1780-1820 in Europe
maker:
Unknown

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Magdeburg hemispheres for use with airpump

Details

Category:
Vacuum Technology
Object Number:
1984-1144/2
Materials:
brass, complete, cork and mahogany (wood)
Measurements:
overall (Assembled): 275 mm x 125 mm, 1.24kg