HYGROMETRY

Description
This engraving was prepared for John Wilkes, ed., Encyclopaedia Londinensis (London, 1810-1828). The text at bottom reads “Instruments for Measuring the moisture of the Air / London Pubd as the Act directs, June 1, 1810, by J. Wilkes” and “Pass sc.”
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
print
date made
early 19th century
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 11 1/4 in x 8 1/2 in; 28.575 cm x 21.59 cm
place made
United Kingdom: England, London
ID Number
PH*330428
catalog number
330428
accession number
290491
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Medicine and Science: Physical Sciences
Science & Mathematics
Prints from the Physical Sciences Collection
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center

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