Small barktrometer in box, serial no 1103.

Made:
1876 in Bermondsey
maker:
Dring and Fage

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Small barktrometer in box, serial no 1103. Hydrometer used by tanners for ascertaining the density of bark liquor made by Dring & Fage.

Details

Category:
Experimental Chemistry
Object Number:
1876-552
Materials:
case: mahogany and gilt
type:
hydrometer
taxonomy:
  • furnishing and equipment
  • measuring device - instrument
  • densimeter
  • hydrometer
  • furnishing and equipment
  • measuring device - instrument
  • densimeter
credit:
Dring & Fage