Thermometer

Thermometer

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Description
Mercury-in-glass industrial thermometer in brass case. The scale reads from 50 to 700 degrees. The Taylor Instrument Co. donated this to the Smithsonian in 1923.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
Industrial Thermometer
date made
before 1885
Measurements
overall: 39 1/4 in x 2 in x 1 1/4 in; 99.695 cm x 5.08 cm x 3.175 cm
ID Number
PH.308164
catalog number
308164
accession number
70532
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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