Insulated Mercury and Alcohol Thermometer, 1830-1840

Made:
1830-1840 in London
maker:
Tagliabue & Casella

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Original insulated mercury and alcohol thermometer (scale 30-130°F), one of three, made by C. Tagliabue & Casella, London, England, 1830-1840.

Details

Category:
Heat
Object Number:
1923-410/3
Materials:
alcohol, glass, mercury and paper (fibre product)
type:
thermometer (mercury)
taxonomy:
  • measuring devices
  • measuring devices