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Barometer, Thaddeus S. C. Lowe

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This object is on display in the Boeing Aviation Hangar at the Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center.

Summary

Barometer and case used by balloonist T.S.C. Lowe during the Civil War

Donated by the Heirs of Thaddeus C. Lowe

Date: c.1860

Country of Origin: United States of America

Dimensions: 3-D: 96.5 x 5.1cm (38 x 2 in.)

Materials: Metal, and glass

Physical Description:Mercury barometer with sliding scale, brass and glass; 39 inches long; ca. 1860.

Inventory number: A19310040000

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