Maximum and Minimum Thermometer

Maximum and Minimum Thermometer

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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.
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thermometer, maximum and minimum
Taylor Brothers
place made
United States: New York, Rochester
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
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