English description:

Puppet holding two lead weights in bent steel wire, balancing on a pillar

Danish Instrument Inventory text:

Gravity toy. Puppet holding 2 lead weights in bent steel wire balancing on a pillar. Painted wood. Overall H330 app. There are 3 sets, 1 in good condition and 2 defective.Ref: Det phys Cab vol 1 p 87, pl15 fig8&9Not signed1800 app

  • Category: Statics
  • Hauch number: B21
  • Inventory number: 770
  • Danish Instrument Inventory number: 304
  • Literature:
  • Nollet, J. A.: 3,09102
  • Cataloque of Mechanical Instruments, Museo di Storia della Scienza, Firenze: 2,006
  • Desaguliers(1744) pl.V fig.4

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