- This complex instrument has three separate tubes on one wooden panel. The inscriptions read “BAROMETRE” and “CONTROLEUR DU THERMOMÈTRE SELON REAUMUR / LE SEC /... / LA GORGUE / Department / Du Nord.” The dates of various record temperatures are given; the latest is Lille 1858.
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- overall: 11 in x 38 1/2 in; 27.94 cm x 97.79 cm
- overall: 38 1/4 in x 11 in x 3/4 in; 97.155 cm x 27.94 cm x 1.905 cm
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- National Museum of American History
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