Hydrometer

Hydrometer

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Description
Glass hydrometer with shot ballast, and paper label that reads in part “Fisher Scientific” and “U.S. Custom House Hydrometer for Spirit...60° Fahrenheit.”
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
Hydrometer
Physical Description
glass, ?, transparent (overall material)
metal (overall material)
paper (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 16 1/2 in x 1 in; 41.91 cm x 2.54 cm
ID Number
MG.M-10997
catalog number
M-10997
Credit Line
Gift of George Washington University, School of Pharmacy; Accession 259201 (1964)
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Medicine and Science: Medicine
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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