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Glass hydrometer with shot ballast, and paper label marked “LACTOMETER FOR MILK.”
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Object Name
hydrometer, lactometer
Physical Description
glass (overall material)
lead (overall material)
paper (overall material)
average spatial: 28 cm x 2.5 cm; x 11 in x in
overall in box: 1 1/16 in x 13 3/8 in x 1 1/2 in; 2.69875 cm x 33.9725 cm x 3.81 cm
ID Number
catalog number
accession number
Credit Line
Rutgers State University of New Jersey, Cook College, Department of Food Science
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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