Gilt Sikes' hydrometer made by Buss, serial no 158

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Gilt Sikes' hydrometer made by Buss, serial no 15833, and book of spirit tables

Details

Category:
Experimental Chemistry
Object Number:
1977-551
Materials:
case: mahogany, gilt, slide-rule: ivory and thermometer scale: ivory
type:
hydrometer
taxonomy:
  • furnishing and equipment
  • measuring device - instrument
  • densimeter
  • furnishing and equipment
  • measuring device - instrument
  • densimeter
  • hydrometer
  • alcoholometer
credit:
Farrar, K.J.