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Thermometer

Description

Thermometer mounted on a brass plaque with engraved numbers, plaque attached to wooden base. Small brass ring at top for hanging. Mercury still encased in glass tube.

Details

Maker
unknown
Inscriptions
"F/120/100/80/60/40/20/0" (Script 'F')
"110/90/70/50/30/10/10" (Engraved)
Material
brass (alloy)
glass (material)
mercury
wood (plant material)
Object type
Meterological T&E
Descriptive terms
brass (alloy)
glass (material)
mercury
Thermometer
thermometers
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
7 3/4 x 1 1/2 x 5/8 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
2006.44.3512
GUSN
241378

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