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Thermometer

Thermometer

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Description
Mercury in glass thermometer with a metal backing. The "Watertown / Thermometer Co. / Watertown, NY.” inscription is that of a firm that was formed in 1886.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
Thermometer
thermometer
Associated Place
United States: New York, Rochester
Measurements
overall: 28.3 cm x 17.2 cm x 4.5 cm; 11 5/32 in x 6 25/32 in x 1 25/32 in
overall: 11 1/8 in x 6 7/8 in x 2 in; 28.2575 cm x 17.4625 cm x 5.08 cm
ID Number
1981.0854.24
accession number
1981.0854
catalog number
1981.0854.24
Credit Line
Sybron Coporation, Taylor Instrument Company
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