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Stephen Charles Triboudet Demainbray
1710 - 1782
1710-1782, natural philosopher; astronomer, British
b. 1696, active 1729-1747, globe & map maker, surveyor, publisher, English; British
Remains of the models of silk machinery introduced by Sir Thomas Lombe
Remains of the models of silk machinery introduced from Italy by Sir Thomas Lombe, 1718, and two coloured drawings made at the Science Museum, London, England.
Drum type water clock, about 1700.
Falling-drum water clock "worn and portions missing", c1700
Castration clamps, English, c. 1700.
Castraing clamp, steel, engraved by maker Samuel Bishop, English, 1700
Analemmatic sundial made by Thomas Tuttell, 1674-1702, London, England, with imperfect gnomon.
Combined barometer and thermometer, by Isaac Robelou, 1719
Barometer and thermometer by Isaac Robelou, London, England, 1719
1:4 scale model of Jethro Tull's seed drill
Model, scale 1:4, of Jethro Tull's seed drill, c. 1701
active 1720s, inventor, developed programmable looms using punched tape, French.
Clay tobacco pipe, by William Darbey, made in Bros
Clay tobacco pipe, by William Darbey, made in Broseley, 1690-1710
Two models (1:16 scale) of agricultural implements found in the Theban necropolis
Two models (1:16 scale) of agricultural implements found in the Theban necropolis, XVI 11th Dynasty, 2000-1500 BC. Mounted together on a plaster base.
Pewter medal with satire on Treaty of Utrecht, thr
Pewter medal with satire on Treaty of Utrecht, three defecating men showing effects of Harmony or Discord, Dutch, 1714
Pocket set of seven silver drawing instruments by
Pocket set of seven silver drawing instruments by Richard Glynne, including turn-up compasses and signed sector, in signed leather-covered case, early 18th century
Engraving by T. Barney, 1719, of "The steam engine
Engraving by T. Barney, 1719, of "The steam engine at Dudley Castle 1712" (Formerly 1912-37)