Thermometer; 2011.41.1 A+B+C

Name/Title

Thermometer

About this object

Brown leather case with a detachable lid with a whole on the top for a glass thermometer. Glass thermometer with a paper inside with a black printed numbers marking the temperature from 10 degrees to 230 degrees with red printed numbers 60, 150, 210 degrees. Inscription on the thermometer, " New Floating diary thermometer; 10 -230; 32' Freezing; 62' 60' { Churning heat/; 85' Cheese heat; 150' Scalding heat; 212' Water Boil."

Medium and Materials

Leather, Glass.

Inscription and Marks

Glass thermometer with a paper inside with a black printed numbers marking the temperature from 10 degrees to 230 degrees with red printed numbers 60, 150, 210 degrees. Inscription on the thermometer, " New Floating diary thermometer; 10 -230; 32' Freezing; 62' 60' { Churning heat/; 85' Cheese heat; 150' Scalding heat; 212' Water Boil."

Measurements

Thermometer - 255mm Length.
Case with lid- 280mm Length.

Object Type

Medical

Object number

2011.41.1 A+B+C

Rights

All rights reserved

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Tags
Dairy
Glass
Leather
Thermometer

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