Dial Maximum Minimum Thermometer, 1825-38

Made:
1825-1838 in London
maker:
G and C Dixey

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Patent bimetallic maximum and minimum dial thermometer made by G. & C. Dixey, 3 New Bond Street, London, 1825-1838. Circles divided in degrees from -14 to 30° Reaumur, and from 0 to 100°F.

Details

Category:
Heat
Object Number:
1915-548
Materials:
brass (copper, zinc alloy), iron, silver plated, steel (metal) and wood (unidentified)
type:
mechanical thermometer (bimetallic type)
taxonomy:
  • measuring devices
  • measuring devices
credit:
Court, Thomas Henry