Minimum Thermometer

Minimum Thermometer

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Description
Unfinished Rutherford-type alcohol-in-glass thermometer with a spherical bulb. The back of the tube is milk white; there is no scale on the front.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
thermometer
Physical Description
glass (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 10 1/2 in; 26.67 cm
overall: 10 9/16 in x 3/8 in; 26.82875 cm x.9525 cm
ID Number
PH.317466
catalog number
317466
accession number
230396
Credit Line
U.S. Weather Bureau
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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