Two ordinary spirit-in-glass thermometers, signed

Made:
1902 in London
maker:
James Joseph Hicks

Two ordinary spirit-in-glass thermometers, signed by J. Hicks of 8,9 and 10 Hatton Garden, London. Marked for Scott's Antarctic Expedition of 1902, and with Met Office and Kew Observatory numbers. Scale -75 to 85 degrees Fahrenheit

Details

Category:
Meteorology
Object Number:
1995-971
Materials:
glass and mercury
Measurements:
tube: 187 mm
type:
thermometer fahrenheit, spirit in glass, unsheathed and thermometer
credit:
Meteorological Office, Berkshire

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