Variometer

Description
This instrument belonged to the Carnegie Institution of Washington, and was probably made in the early 1900s by Max Thomas Edelmann of Munich.

Ref: M. Th. Edelmann, "On the Construction of Earth-Magnetic Instruments," Weather Bureau Bulletin 11 (1893): 511-539.

Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
variometer
maker
Edelmann, Max Thomas
Physical Description
metal (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 47 1/2 in; 120.65 cm
Place Made
Deutschland: Bayern, Munich
ID Number
1983.0039.05
accession number
1983.0039
catalog number
1983.0039.05
subject
Measuring & Mapping
Science & Mathematics
Science & Scientific Instruments
Science & Scientific Instruments
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Medicine and Science: Physical Sciences
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center
Credit Line
Carnegie Institution of Washington

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