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Air pump, Nollet type

Air pump, Nollet type

Inv. 1534
Maker unknown, ca. 1780

Air pump, 's Gravesande type

Air pump, 's Gravesande type

Inv. 1532
Nicolas Fortin, Paris, 1780

Air pump, twin barrels, table-top model

Air pump, twin barrels, table-top model

Inv. 1536
William Cary, London, early 19th cent.

Air pump, twin barrels, table-top model

Air pump, twin barrels, table-top model

Inv. 1537
Christophe Bettally, Paris, first half 19th cent.

Air pump, twin barrels, table-top model

Air pump, twin barrels, table-top model

Inv. 3777
Maker unknown, Paris, ca. 1830

Mercury pump

Mercury pump

Inv. 1530
Maker unknown, second half 18th cent.

Mercury pump

Mercury pump

Inv. 1531
Maker unknown, second half 18th cent.

Pressure receiver or de Morveau's disinfection apparatus

Pressure receiver or de Morveau's disinfection apparatus

Inv. 3778
Maker unknown, early 19th cent.

Single-barrel exhausting and compressing pump

Single-barrel exhausting and compressing pump

Inv. 1535
Maker unknown, Florence, 1767

Small single-barrel air pump

Small single-barrel air pump

Inv. 831
Filippo et Haveri Fratelli De Dranchy, late 18th cent.

Twin-barrel air pump

Twin-barrel air pump

Inv. 1533
Maker unknown, 1743