Worthington Model D Water Meter

Description
This is a disk water meter with frost-proof bottom and serial number 525,131, that fits a ⅝” x ¾” pipe, and that was made at the Worthington Hydraulic Works in Harrison, New Jersey. Worthington introduced its disc meter in 1905, and ceased making meters under its own name in 1933.
Ref: Worthington Meters, Disc Pattern (Harrison, New Jersey, 1921), pp. 11-13.
date made
ca 1905-ca 1933
maker
Worthington Hydraulic Works
place made
United States: New Jersey, Harrison
Physical Description
bronze (overall material)
ID Number
PH.325895
accession number
245003
catalog number
325895
Credit Line
A.A. Hirsch
subject
Water
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Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center

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