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Maximum and Minimum Thermometer with Magnet in Wooden Case, Early 20th Century

Inventory Number: 10018
Object Type: Thermometer
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Brief Description: Maximum and minimum mercury glass thermometer, and magnet, in a fitted wooden box. The thermometer is bent round to fit the box, and the temperature gradations are maked in the box in farenheit.
Primary Inscriptions: In box : maximum and minimum temperature gradations in farenheit and "F" Tied on circular paper label : "BCQ" Paper label on box lid : "BCQ" Cloakroom label, possibly faded pink, on box base : "26",
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Material(s): Wood
Glass
Copper alloy
Mercury
Fe alloy
Paint
Dimensions:
Height Width Depth Diameter Unit
51 157 17

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