John Dalton's Earthenware Beaker

Made:
c.1820

Earthenware beaker used by John Dalton, possibly for holding mercury, c1820.

Details

Category:
Scientific Instruments & Research
Object Number:
Y1997.6.46.1
type:
beaker
taxonomy:
  • furnishing and equipment
  • container - receptacle
  • drinking vessel
credit:
Gift of the Manchester Literary & Philosophical Society