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Waterfalls: Infographic diagram showing the comparative heights of the waterfalls of the world.
Mountains: Unusual Victorian educational chart showing the comparative heights of mountains around the world.
Silex steatites. Indurated steatite Portsoy, Scotland.
Barytes sulphata. Sulphate of barytes from Surrey.
Dirigible balloon ‘Patrie’. Diagram of parts with explanation in French.
Oxford Astronomical Observatory: Interior with globe, telescopes and other scientific instruments.
Extention, Impenetrability, Divisibility, Porosity, Inertia, Cohesion, Gravity (1-16), Gravity (17-26), Pendulum (27-30), Forces (31-37), Laws of Motion (38-39). With Key.
Cuprum subsulphureum. Vitreous copper ore from Cornwall.
Der Mench als Industriepalast (Man as an Industrial Palace): The human body represented as a machine with part represented by a mechanical equivalent.
Crampton’s Locomotive Engine.
Calx fulata. Fluor from Devonshire.
Modern Express Engine. London and North-Western Railway.
Cuprum arseniatum. Hydrargillite Copper from the collection of Lady Alesford.
Carbo Bitumen. Viscous Bitumen from Castletown, Isle of Man.
General Service Wall pictures educational series of daily life in Britain after Elizabeth Skilton.
Phenomena of the Earth: Four diagrams illustrating the theories of seasons, the day-night cycle, and solar time (sundials).
Stereographic Projection with Churchman’s New Projection for Mountainous Countries: Diagrams illustrating the use of contour lines to map elevation and underwater depths.
Non-Metallic, Metallic and Caloric elements. With Key.
An early-19th century depiction of the Ancient Egyptian Zodiac from the ceiling of the Temple of Dendera. Characterized as “the only complete map that we have of an ancient sky”.
Sound and Hearing (1-6), Ear (7), Musical Sounds (8-9), Musical Instruments (10-20). With Key.
Lead. Native lead 1-6, 8, German lead 7, Saxon lead 9, Napolitan lead 10, 11, Lorraine lead 12, Engraved by John Pass.
Silex steatites. Red and green serpentine from Lizard point, Cornwall.
Infographic diagram explaining the causes and effects of weather phenomena in the atmosphere. Framed.
Red stillbite or zeolite from Hall Hill, Scotland.
Copper from Hungary1, 2, Cornwall 3, 4, 5, Japan 6, Hepatic copper 7, Black vitrreous ore 8, Bue copper 9 Malachite 10 Copper in quartz 11, Copper pyrites 12, Yellow copper C fulvum
Mechanical properties of Air (2-4), Laws of Air (5-7), Barometer (8-9, 1), Air Pump 10-11) Air Condenser (12-14), Air Ballon (15), Diving Ball (16) With key.
SOLD An early depiction of an Aztec calendar. The year is divided into 18 months of 20 days each. The Aztec “century”, or ‘Calendar Round’ is made up of 52 years.
Projection of Globes and Maps: Diagrams illustrating the mathematics behind various map projections used to convert a spherical globe into a flat map.
Tin. Spathose Tin 1,2, Wood Tin from Cornwall 3-7. Tooth Tin 8-11, Saxon Tin 12, Garnet Tin 13,, 14, Tin in shorl 15, Crystalised Tin 16, 17. Engraved by John Pass.
Uranium oxygenizatum. Oxide of Uranium frm the Tolcairn mine, Cornwall.
An early-19th century depiction of the Zodiac as represented in Hindu astrology.
Argilla electrica. Tourmaline, from Chudleigh, Devon.
Armillary sphere (used to simulate the orbits of the heavenly bodies): With, a Terrestrial globe, and a Celestial globe.
Cuprum phosphatum. Copper phosphate from Cornwall
Nickel, Calamine, Bismuth, Antinomy, Arsenic, Regulus and Wolfram. Engraved by John Pass.
Diagrams of Dirigible aerostats or steerable balloons.
Calx carbonata. Crystallized lime carbonate from Matlock, Cornwall.
Gold from Hungary 1, 2, Dentrical silver 3,4,6, Varigated ore 5, Vitreous ore. Engraved by John Pass.
Rivers and Lakes: Comparative chart showing the lakes and rivers of the world.
Orville Wright experimenting with flight.
Atlantic Type Engine: North British Railway.
Argilla hydrata. Hydragillite from Spring Hill, Tracton Abbey, Ireland.
A depiction of an Ancient Egyptian planisphere from the ceiling of the Temple of Hathor at Dendera. Characterised as “the only complete map that we have of an ancient sky”.
Cuprum sulphureum. Blistered sulphuret of Copper from the Cook’s Kitchen mine, Cornwall.
Ferrum phosphatum. Iron phosphate and Iron carbonate from Huel Kine, Cornwall.
Comparative chart of the earth’s geology.
Hydostatics: Pressure and equilibrium of liquids.
‘Galvanic Electricity’: Sir William Robert Grove QC, a pioneer of fuel cell technology. SPY.
Silex achates. Calcedony or Agate.from Llanrhaiadr, Wales.
Fluor. Five examples of Fluor from the Poldice mine in Gwenaap. Engraved by John Pass.
Waterfalls, Islands, Lakes, Rivers and Mountains in the Western Hemisphere: An infographic chart of natural features of the western hemisphere.
Plumbum phosphatum. Lead phosphate from Leadhills, Lancashire.
Characters of the Ten Elements and Twelve Celestial Signs: Combined in the luni-solar calendar of sixty years.
Zincum carbonatum. Carbonate of zinc from the Matlock, Rutland mine.
Silex mesotypus. Red mesotype and red zeolite.
Comparative view of buildings by height including the Pyramid of Cheops, St Peters, St Pauls with key. Framed.
Vertical distribution of climate of different mountains, and snow at different altitudes.
Machine Age: View of the Industrial Metropolis. World’s Fair.
Nature in Descending Regions: 1893. Comparative chart of the World’s oceans and the different species that live within them. .
Infographic illustration of areas of geological interest.