Hydrometer

Description:

Glass hydrometer with mercury ballast, and paper label marked “Per Cent of Proof Spirits at 60F. Made in U.S.A. Weksler, N.Y.C.” and in red ink: “10519.” The scale is from 90 to 110. Etched on the glass “NBS 1940.”

Maker: Weksler Thermometer Corp.

Location: Currently not on view

Place Made: United States: New York, New York City

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Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: PH.327006Catalog Number: 327006Accession Number: 267815

Object Name: hydrometer

Measurements: overall: 12 in x 1 in; 30.48 cm x 2.54 cmoverall in box: 2 1/8 in x 13 1/2 in x 2 in; 5.3975 cm x 34.29 cm x 5.08 cm

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b2-46b0-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_1762262

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