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    Fitzroy's Storm Glass - Weather Forecasting Device | Teardrop

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    Predict the weather with elegant decor.
    $89.99

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    • Stylish and elegantly designed 

    • Predict the weather by observing the changes in the size and shape of the liquid crystals

    • Fantastic conversation piece for the living room

    Estimated Delivery Times

    Standard shipping:
    3-8 Business Days
    Express shipping:
    1-2 Business Days

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    FITZROY'S STORM GLASS | TEARDROP

    The storm glass was developed by Admiral Robert Fitzroy and used on his historic voyage with Charles Darwin on the HMS Beagle.

    The unique liquid inside the sealed tear drop reponds to changes in the weather, allowing the observer to forecast the possibility of storms, snow, wind, rain or clear skies. Although modern meteorology is far more accurate, these elegant glasses still hold aesthetic appeal.

    This Tear Drop Storm Glass comes with an elegant stand, making it a wonderful gift and a conversational room ornament.

    Fitzroy spent years carefully documenting how the specific mixture inside the storm glass would respond to changes in the the weather:

    • If the liquid in the glass is clear, the weather will be bright and clear.
    • If the liquid is cloudy, the weather will be cloudy as well, perhaps with precipitation.
    • If there are small dots in the liquid, humid or foggy weather can be expected.
    • A cloudy glass with small stars indicates thunderstorms.
    • If the liquid contains small stars on sunny winter days, then snow is coming.
    • If there are large flakes throughout the liquid, it will be overcast in temperate seasons or snowy in the winter.
    • If there are crystals at the bottom, this indicates frost.
    • If there are threads near the top, it will be windy.


    FEATURES

    • Great gift for science geeks
    • Predict the weather by observing the changes in the size and shape of the liquid crystals
    • Stylish and beautifully designed 
    • Comes with elegant stand


    SPECIFICATIONS

    • Stands 24cm tall including stand
    • Comes in a coloured gift box

    Additional Information

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    SHIPPING & DELIVERY

    • Orders placed before 2pm AEST on a normal business day are dispatched the same-day.
       
    • All orders are dispatched from our Melbourne warehouse.

    • Yes, we deliver to PO Boxes!
       
    • Due to safety and insurance reasons, our warehouse has no public access and orders cannot be picked up.
       
    • Please note that delivery times are calculated from the day of dispatch, not the day of ordering.


    $7.99 STANDARD SHIPPING ON YOUR ENTIRE ORDER
    (FREE FOR ORDERS ABOVE $100)

    3-8 business days.

    Please allow up to 2 weeks for delivery if you are in Northern Territory or non-Metro Western Australia.
     

    $14.99 EXPRESS SHIPPING

    1-2 business days.

    Western Australia and Northern Territory Customers:
    Please allow additional days for delivery if you outside the Australia Post National Express Network.
    For customers in Perth, the Australia Post Express Network only covers the postcodes 6000-6005 and 6800-6899. For more details, click here.

     

    $19.99 WANT IT NOW: SAME DAY DELIVERY WITHIN MELBOURNE METRO

    Order before 2pm on a business day and receive it the same day.

    Available only in Melbourne Metro areas within the M80 Ring Road and M3. For more details, click here.

     

    $69 INTERNATIONAL SHIPPING

    We ship to the following countries:

    Austria, Belarus, Belgium, Belize, Bermuda,  British Virgin Islands, Brunei, Canada, Cayman Islands, Costa Rica, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Gibraltar, Greece, Greenland, Guam, Guernsey, Haiti, Honduras, Hong Kong, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland, Isle of Man, Isreal, Italy, Japan, Jersey, Kuwait, Liechtenstein, Luxembourg, Macau SAR, Maldives, Netherlands, Netherlands Antilles, New Caledonia, New Zealand, Norfolk Island, Norway, Portugal, Singapore, South Korea, Sweden, Switzerland, United Kingdom, United Arab Emirates, USA, U.S. Outlying Islands, U.S. Virgin Islands, Vanuatu, Vatican City.

     

    100 DAY FREE RETURNS

    We will happily provide you with a free return, replacement or refund if your product is faulty, incorrect, not as described, damaged, or simply unloved. Just contact us here so we can provide you with our free returns address.

    If you have had a change of heart, we can only accept your product if it’s in its original packaging and in resalable condition, we will also refund you fully for the cost of the returned item but not for the original shipping costs. If you require a refund for a damaged or faulty product, we will refund you fully for the cost of the item as well as the shipping charges incurred upon initial purchase.   

     

    ANY OTHER QUESTIONS?

    We'll love to help! Please contact us here.



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