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Lactometer

1971.1626.1 (RS118311)

Description

Glass tubular "thermometer" with bulbous terminous at the opposite end that contains a piece of paper with marked measurements from 0 to 120.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1868-1999
Inscriptions
A piece of paper with marked measurements 0-120. Also on the paper is: Lactometer for Milk Temp.: 60 degrees F.
Associated Building
Original to Rundlet-May House (Portsmouth, N.H.).
Material
glass (material)
paper (fiber product)
steel (alloy)
Object type
Food Processing T&E
Places
New Hampshire (United States)
Descriptive terms
cookware
Glass
glass (material)
LACTOMETER
Numbers
numerals
paper (fiber product)
Steel
steel (alloy)
Unidentified Paper
Accession Number
1971.1626.1
Credit Line
Gift of Ralph May
GUSN
12487

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