Saccharometer

Made:
1880-1900 in United Kingdom
Saccharometer

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

Saccharometer, to Dr. Forbes' specifications, in style of Sikes hydrometer with four weights and thermometer in lined wooden box by Buss.

Details

Category:
Scientific Instruments & Research
Object Number:
Y1999.57.1
Materials:
brass (copper, zinc alloy), silk, velvet and wood (unidentified)
Measurements:
case: 59 mm x 235 mm x 102 mm,
type:
saccharometer
taxonomy:
  • furnishing and equipment
  • measuring device - instrument
  • densimeter
  • hydrometer
credit:
Gift of Mr. H. Spencer