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Hydrometer

Hydrometer

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Description
Glass hydrometer with shot ballast, and paper label marked “U.S.C.H. Hydrometer for spirits with Tralles scale for Alcohol temp 60 Fht.” U.S.C.H. stands for United States Custom House.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
hydrometer
Measurements
hydrometer: 10 29/32 in x 3/4 in; 27.686 cm x 1.905 cm
overall: 12 in x 1 in; 30.48 cm x 2.54 cm
overall in container: 12 in x 1 1/16 in; 30.48 cm x 2.69875 cm
ID Number
PH.333996
catalog number
333996
accession number
304826
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National Museum of American History
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