Early Sikes' hydrometer 6 1/2" long, stamped Sikes

Made:
1802
Early Sikes' hydrometer 6 1/2 long, stamped Sikes 2 with 11 weights, in original cylindrical tin case, c. 1802'

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Early Sikes' hydrometer 6 1/2 long, stamped Sikes 2 with 11 weights, in original cylindrical tin case, c. 1802'
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Early Sikes' hydrometer 6 1/2" long, stamped Sikes 2 with 11 weights, in original cylindrical tin case, c. 1802

Details

Category:
Experimental Chemistry
Object Number:
1954-375
Materials:
case: tinplate and gilt
type:
hydrometer
taxonomy:
  • furnishing and equipment
  • measuring device - instrument
  • densimeter
  • furnishing and equipment
  • measuring device - instrument
  • densimeter
  • hydrometer
  • alcoholometer
credit:
National Maritime Museum