Sylvania advertising sign with thermometer

Sylvania advertising sign with thermometer

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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.
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advertisement; Thermometer; Audio Devices
Sylvania Electric Products Inc.
overall: 98 cm x 21 cm x 2 cm; 38 9/16 in x 8 1/4 in x 13/16 in
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from Lolan Adams
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National Museum of American History
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