Lactometer

Collection Type

  • Cooking equipment

Date

1868-1999

GUSN

GUSN-12487

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

Descriptive Terms

cookware
glass (material)
paper (fiber product)
steel (alloy)
numerals
Glass
Unidentified Paper
Numbers
Steel
LACTOMETER

Inscription

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.),

Maker

Unknown

Credit Line

Gift of Ralph May

Accession Number

1971.1626.1

Places

New Hampshire (United States)