Silver hydrometer with egg shaped bulb, and 15 weights that can screw onto the bottom. An inscription reads "U States...(?)..." The scale on the stem reads from minus 10 to plus 40.

Location: Currently not on view

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Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: 1992.0371.01Catalog Number: 1992.0371.01Accession Number: 1992.0371

Object Name: hydrometer

Physical Description: silver (overall material)tin (overall material)brass (overall material)Measurements: average spatial: 23.8 cm x 4.8 cm; x 9 3/8 in x 1 7/8 inoverall in container: 9 1/8 in x 2 1/16 in; 23.1775 cm x 5.23875 cm

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b3-6bc9-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_1106592

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