aneroid barograph

aneroid barograph

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The inscription on this aneroid barograph reads "Tycos Stormograph Short & Mason, London, Made in Gr. Britain Reg. U.S. Pat. Off." That on the clock movement inside recording drum reads "Pat. 3715 oz, Made in Germany, For Taylor Instrument Companies, 7 jewels." The term “Stormograph” came into use in 1913.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
aneroid barograph
Measurements
overall; barometer: 8 3/4 in x 14 1/4 in x 8 1/2 in; 22.225 cm x 36.195 cm x 21.59 cm
overall; chart in box0: 1/2 in x 13 1/4 in x 4 in; 1.27 cm x 33.655 cm x 10.16 cm
ID Number
PH.327633
catalog number
327633
accession number
268279
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National Museum of American History
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