Figure 2. Hales water sampling bottle. This was designed by Reverend StephenHales about 1749 and used on H.M.S. EARL of HALIFAX in 1751 in depths rangingfrom 100 to 1600 meters. Left: descending. Right: ascending.
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Photographer: Y. Berard
Credit: Oceanographic Museum of Monaco
Subject: Historical instruments