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Defries, J. & Son
Date: 1870 -
Description: Automatic drinking fountain or perfume fountain. A fountain of liquid rose into the air and fell back into the dish below. From there it drained down the left hand tube via a valve into the lower bulb. Bulbs were then rotated. Small baskets attached could contain flowers. Glass bulbs and dishes, metal base.
Subjects: household objects
People/Orgs: Bayley/Bayly families
Institution: Runnymede Committee National Trust of Aust. (Tas)
Object number: RDE_1998_51
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