What is it?
Predict the weather like Charles Darwin with Admiral Fitzroy's ingenious storm glass. The liquid inside the glass will indicate what the weather has in store.
The liquid within the glass is a mixture of several ingredients, most commonly distilled water, ethanol, potassium nitrate, ammonium chloride and camphor. This specific mixture was developed by Admiral Robert FitzRoy and used on his voyage with Charles Darwin on HMS Beagle.
What's it made of?
Glass, Beechwood, various chemicals & distilled water. Comes in a card box with instructions and is approx. 9.5 x 3 x 3 cm.
How can I get it?
You can collect your items in the shop in georges street, dublin (map), or we can deliver it straight to you or your someone special anywhere in Ireland or the rest of Europe (delivery info here). If you want it sent further afield drop us a line and we can arrange that for you. If you are cutting it fine we also have an next day delivery option anywhere in Ireland.
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