Patent Model - Mercurial Barometer

Maker and role
Giuseppe Tagliabue (b.1812, d.1878), Patentee
Production date
Jul 05 1859
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Object detail

Wood, brass, glass, mercury (?)
39 3/4 x 3 1/4 x 1 1/4" (101 x 8.3 x 3.2cm)
Tagliabue's patent "consist in an improved mode of applying a gage attached to an adjustable scale in combination with the cistern or lower limb of a mercurial barometer for the purpose of enabling the scale to be adjusted to the level of the mercury in the cistern or lower limb." (Patent Number 24,674)
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