Mercury total immersion thermometer

Made:
1955-1969 in London and Westminster
maker:
G H Zeal Limited
and
Alexander Wright and Company Limited

Buy this image as a print 

Buy

License this image for commercial use at Science and Society Picture Library

License

Science Museum Group
© The Board of Trustees of the Science Museum

Mercury total immersion nitrogen-filled thermometer, measuring in the range 0-100 degrees Fahrenheit, made by Alexander Wright and Co. Ltd, Westminster, London, and G. H. Zeal Limited, London, England, and supplied by Quickfit and Quartz Limited, Stone, Staffordshire, England, 1955-1969

Details

Category:
Heat
Object Number:
1997-1485
Materials:
epoxy resin, glass, mercury and nitrogen
type:
mercury thermometer
taxonomy:
  • furnishing and equipment
  • measuring device - instrument
  • thermometer
credit:
British Gas plc