Glass hydrometer with shot ballast, and paper label marked “Salinometer for Sea Water.”

Location: Currently not on view

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Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: 1984.0046.040Catalog Number: 1984.0046.040Accession Number: 1984.0046

Object Name: hydrometersalinometer

Measurements: overall: 10 7/8 in x 1 in; 27.6225 cm x 2.54 cmoverall in case: 12 3/8 in x 1 7/16 in; 31.4325 cm x 3.65125 cm

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b2-d04a-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_1762189

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