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Total Immersion Thermometers, by J C Cowlishaw Ltd, Manchester, English, 1922

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Inventory Number: 46174
Object Type: Object
Place Created: Manchester England United Kingdom Europe
Accession Number: 1989-7
Brief Description: Set of 7 thermometers, glass with mercury, in wooden case covered with black cloth and lined with purple silk and velvet. Also contains paper with Smith's calibration of the thermometer against N. V. Sidgwick's standard (see 1937-38) with graph and historical note.

Made for Dr. J. C. Smith and used by him in Manchester and then at the Dyson Perrius Laboratory, Oxford; together with a manuscript sheet containing Smith's calibration and notes.
Primary Inscriptions:
Provenance: Presented by Dyson Perrins Laboratory per Dr A. S. Bailey. Associated with J C Smith
Collection Group:
Material(s): Glass
Mercury
Paper
Card
Silk
Velvet
Dimensions:
Height Width Depth Diameter Unit
182 85 mm

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