Maximum and Minimum Thermometer

Maximum and Minimum Thermometer

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Description
The inscriptions on this U-shaped thermometer read "Taylor Rochester, N.Y. U.S.A." and "Pat. D 135590."
Ref: H. Brainard Brown, “Design for a Thermometer,” U.S. Design Patent 133,590 (April 27, 1943), assigned to the Taylor Instrument Co.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
thermometer
thermometer, maximum and minimum
maker
Taylor Brothers
place made
United States: New York, Rochester
Measurements
overall: 11 1/4 in x 2 1/4 in x 3/4 in; 28.575 cm x 5.715 cm x 1.905 cm
overall in box: 1 3/4 in x 2 7/8 in x 11 3/4 in; 4.445 cm x 7.3025 cm x 29.845 cm
ID Number
PH.326942
catalog number
326942
accession number
264801
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National Museum of American History
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