Brass hydrometer in a carved wooden case. While in London in 1902, Samuel P. Langley, the third Secretary of the Smithsonian, bought this for the Museum collections.

Date Sold: 1902

Location: Currently not on view

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Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: CH.219498Catalog Number: 219498Accession Number: 40529

Object Name: hydrometer

Measurements: hydrometer: 3 1/2 in x 1 1/4 in; 8.89 cm x 3.175 cmin case: 4 in x 2 in; 10.16 cm x 5.08 cmoverall in case: 4 1/4 in x 2 in; 10.795 cm x 5.08 cm

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Record Id: nmah_1762201

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