Improved saccharometer

Made:
1825-1835 in Bermondsey
maker:
Dring and Fage

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Improved saccharometer, serial no. 6431, by Dring and Fage, 20 Tooley Street, London, England, c. 1830. With two weights, slide rule and brass scale thermometer, in mahogany case.

Details

Category:
Experimental Chemistry
Object Number:
1954-382
Materials:
brass, case: mahogany, slide-rule: boxwood and ivory and thermometer: mercury, ivory scale
type:
saccharometer
taxonomy:
  • furnishing and equipment
  • measuring device - instrument
  • densimeter
  • furnishing and equipment
  • measuring device - instrument
  • densimeter
  • hydrometer
credit:
National Maritime Museum