Casella Thermometer

Description
This mercury-in-glass thermometer has a cylindrical bulb. The milk-white back is marked "L. Casella. London. 14490." The clear front is graduated every degree Fahrenheit from -25 to +130. It was made before the death of Louis Casella in 1897. It came to the Smithsonian from the U.S. Weather Bureau.
Location
Currently not on view
maker
L. P. Casella
place made
United Kingdom: England, London
Measurements
overall: 15 in; 38.1 cm
overall: 15 in x 3/8 in; 38.1 cm x .9525 cm
ID Number
PH.317445
accession number
230396
catalog number
317445
Credit Line
U.S. Weather Bureau
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Medicine and Science: Physical Sciences
Measuring & Mapping
Thermometers and Hygrometers
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center

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