Hydrometer

Hydrometer

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Description
Glass hydrometer with shot ballast, and paper label reading “PER CENT. OF PROOF SPIRIT 60° F. Made in U.S.A. By C. J. Tagliabue Mfg. Co., N.Y.” and “672638.” An internal Revenue label reads “THE GENUINE / GOVERNMENT STANDARD / HYDROMETER.”
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
hydrometer
maker
Tagliabue, Charles J.
Measurements
overall: 9 1/4 in x 1 in; 23.495 cm x 2.54 cm
overall in box: 1 11/16 in x 11 1/8 in x 1 1/4 in; 4.28625 cm x 28.2575 cm x 3.175 cm
ID Number
PH.326968
catalog number
326968
accession number
265696
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National Museum of American History
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