Mercury-in-glass thermometer

Made:
1850-1924 in Europe
maker:
Unknown

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Mercury-in-glass thermometer in wooden case, by Townson & Mercer Limited, London, measuring in the range 0 to 50 degrees Centigrade, made 1850-1924 (Wellcome No. B813).

Details

Category:
Heat
Object Number:
1997-1738
Materials:
box (wood), glass, mercury, paper (fibre product)
type:
mercury thermometer
taxonomy:
  • furnishing and equipment
  • measuring device - instrument
  • thermometer
credit:
Wellcome Trustees

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