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Clinical Axilla Thermometer

Clinical Axilla Thermometer

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Object Name
thermometer, clinical
thermometer, clinical
Physical Description
glass (overall material)
ivory (overall material)
mercury (overall material)
metal, brass (overall material)
Measurements
average spatial: 13 cm x 1.7 cm x 5 cm; 5 1/8 in x 11/16 in x 1 15/16 in
case: 7/8 in x 6 1/8 in x 1 7/8 in; 2.2225 cm x 15.5575 cm x 4.7625 cm
thermometer: 5/8 in x 5 1/4 in x 1 1/2 in; 1.5875 cm x 13.335 cm x 3.81 cm
ID Number
MG.302606.207
accession number
302606
catalog number
302606.207
Credit Line
Gift of The Medical and Chirurgical Faculty of the State of Maryland
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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