Thermometer used by Thomas Hancock in his vulcanisation of rubber experiments

Made:
1840

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Thermometer used by Thomas Hancock in his experiments on the vulcanisation of rubber ( used with 1935-208), 1840, mercury

Details

Category:
Plastics and Modern Materials
Materials:
glass, mercury and wood
Identifier:
1938-516
type:
thermometer
credit:
RAPRA Technology Ltd.; Research Association of British Rubber Manufacturers