Kew Standard Mercury Thermometer, 1851

Made:
1850-1851
maker:
Unknown

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Kew standard mercury thermometer, no. 5, 1851. Reads from 0° to 75°, degrees subdivided to tenths.

Details

Category:
Heat
Object Number:
1915-156
Materials:
glass and mercury
type:
thermometer (mercury)
taxonomy:
  • measuring devices
  • measuring devices
credit:
Meteorological Office, South Kensington