Thermometer

Description
This mercury-in-glass thermometer has a cylindrical bulb. The back of the stem is milk white; the front carries a scale, on its upper part, that extends from 100 to 200, graduated by degrees Centigrade. It came to the Smithsonian from the U.S. Military Academy.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
thermometer
Physical Description
glass (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 13 in; 33.02 cm
ID Number
PH*316449
catalog number
316449
accession number
223721
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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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