Sylvania advertising sign with thermometer

Sylvania advertising sign with thermometer

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Description (Brief)
Wall thermometer, Sylvania, promotional. Scaled from -50 degrees to 120 degrees F. It is made from pressed steel and painted green. Across the top is written the word "Radio Service". Across the bottom is the word "Sylvania" with a picture of a Sylvania electron tube. Below that is "Radio Tubes". The mercury thermometer itself is mounted on a board which is screwed to the back of the steel section.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
advertisement
thermometer
ephemera
Other Terms
advertisement; Thermometer; Audio Devices
maker
Sylvania Electric Products Inc.
Measurements
overall: 98 cm x 21 cm x 2 cm; 38 9/16 in x 8 1/4 in x 13/16 in
ID Number
EM.336489
catalog number
336489
accession number
1978.0188
Credit Line
from Lolan Adams
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National Museum of American History
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