HEEBIE JEEBIE FITZROY'S STORM GLASS 28CM
Fitzroy Storm glass is a type of historical weather forecasting device, composed of a sealed glass container, filled with liquid that allows the user to forecast the weather by observing the appearance of the liquid in the glass.
- Crystals form as the weather changes
- Used by seafarers to predict storms at sea
- 23cm hand-blown glass
- Used by Captain Fitzroy on the voyage of the HMS Beagle
How to read:
A: Clear Liquid
Bright and clear weather
B: Cloudy Liquid
Sometimes with small stars and crystals at the top. Cloudy weather and often predicts thunderstorms and rain.
C: Small Stars in Liquid
Humid or foggy weather
D: Large Flaky Crystals
Cloudy skies, snow in winter.
E: Threads of Crystals At The Top
F: Crystals At The Bottom,
Frost may be coming.