Astronomical Clock, Compensating Mercury Pendulum

Johnson Brothers, Sanbornton, New Hampshire

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Overall: 59 1/16 × 19 5/16 × 11 7/16 in. (150 × 49 × 29 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Allen King Collection of Scientific Instruments, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College

2002.1.35454

Geography/Culture

North America, United States

Period

19th century

Object Name

Scientific Instrument

Classification

Scientific Instrument

Scientific Instrument: Astronomy

Not on view

Publication History

David Pantalony, Richard L. Kremer, Francis J. Manasek, Study, Measure, Experiment: Stories of Scientific Instruments at Dartmouth College, Norwich, Vermont: Terra Nova Press, 2005, p. 74, ill. (listed as 2002.1.34545).

Provenance

Source unknown; catalogued into the Allen King Collection of Scientific Instruments, 2002.

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