Keystone WW Water Meter

Description
This is a disc water meter with split case and no serial number that fit a ⅝” pipe. The Pittsburgh Meter Company introduced the Keystone meter in 1901, and the Pittsburgh Equitable Meter Company was still producing it in the late 1930s.
Object Name
water meter
date made
ca 1901-ca 1940
Physical Description
bronze (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 7 1/8 in x 7 1/2 in; 18.1356 cm x 19.05 cm
place made
United States: Pennsylvania, Pittsburgh
ID Number
PH*325855
accession number
245003
catalog number
325855
subject
Water Meters
Measuring & Mapping
Natural Resources
Water
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Medicine and Science: Physical Sciences
Water Meters
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center
Credit Line
A.A. Hirsch

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