Brass Sikes hydrometer by R.B. Bate, London, beari

Made:
1816
maker:
Robert Brettell Bate

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Brass Sikes hydrometer by R.B. Bate, London, bearing serial number 294. In mahogany box. Box contains note with "one of first made, probably about 1816". Range 0 - 10.

Details

Category:
Experimental Chemistry
Object Number:
2005-466
type:
hydrometer
taxonomy:
  • furnishing and equipment
  • measuring device - instrument
  • densimeter
  • hydrometer
  • alcoholometer
  • furnishing and equipment
  • measuring device - instrument
  • densimeter
credit:
Laboratory of the Government Chemist