Metal hydrometer by Watkins and Hill (Salinometer). 9" long stem engraved Watkins & Hill London

Made:
London
maker:
Watkins & Hill

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Metal hydrometer by Watkins and Hill (Salinometer). 9" long stem engraved Watkins & Hill London, 270, 600 temp graduated stem 3.75" long, divided into 20 parts and numbered from top to bottom 0 to 5. "0" is marked FW, "1" is marked S.W.. In wood box no. 401

Details

Category:
Experimental Chemistry
Object Number:
1911-239
Materials:
case: mahogany and nickel-silver
type:
salinometer
taxonomy:
  • furnishing and equipment
  • measuring device - instrument
  • densimeter
  • hydrometer
  • furnishing and equipment
  • measuring device - instrument
  • densimeter
credit:
Admiralty Hydrographic Department