Thermometer/ Barometer

Collection Type

  • Tools and equipment

Date

1857-1870

GUSN

GUSN-18382

Description

"Timby's" thermometer and barometer, wooden case. Scalloped edges. 2 elongated oval glass pieces arranged vertically. Thermometer and mercury visible through bottom glass. Barometer (mercury) visible through top glass.

Details

Descriptive Terms

thermometers
barometers
glass (material)
mercury
wood (plant material)
Glass
Mercury
THERMOMETER/ BAROMETER

Inscription

Stamped inside case: ""John M. Merrick & Co.""

Associated Building

Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.),

Maker

John M. Merrick & Co. (Maker)

Location of Origin

Worcester, MA, USA

Dimensions

39 x 4 x 2 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker

Accession Number

1998.418

Places

Massachusetts (United States)