Hydrometer

Hydrometer

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Description
This is a brass hydrometer in a carved wooden case. While in London in 1902, Samuel P. Langley, the third Secretary of the Smithsonian, bought it for the Museum collections.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
hydrometer
date made
1902
Measurements
hydrometer: 3 1/2 in x 1 1/4 in; 8.89 cm x 3.175 cm
in case: 4 in x 2 in; 10.16 cm x 5.08 cm
overall in case: 4 1/4 in x 2 in; 10.795 cm x 5.08 cm
ID Number
CH.219498
catalog number
219498
accession number
40529
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National Museum of American History
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