Hydrometer

Hydrometer

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Description
Silver hydrometer with egg shaped bulb, and 15 weights that can screw onto the bottom. The scale on the stem read from minus 10 to plus 40.
Location
Currently not on view
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 in
overall in container: 9 1/8 in x 2 1/16 in; 23.1775 cm x 5.23875 cm
ID Number
1992.0371.01
catalog number
1992.0371.01
accession number
1992.0371
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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