This gorgeous heebie jeebies galileo thermometer 56cm is based upon a 17th century design, which has been adapted to create something truly unique. This stunning thermometer is made from hand-blown glass, and will not only tell you the temperature, but makes a beautiful, functional piece of art as well. With 11 hand-blown glass baubles, the 56cm galileo thermometer accurately measures the temperature from 16°c to 36°c , allowing you to keep track of a wide range of temperatures. It makes a great gift for older kids, to help them learn about density and buoyancy, as well as giving them something truly special to keep. The galileo thermometer 56cm also makes a truly unusual, and disctinctively gorgeous gift for adults who love science, or beautiful, artistic glass pieces.