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Urinometer, Late 18th century

Inventory Number: 52146
Object Type: urinometer
Accession Number: 1951-64
Brief Description: Urinometer, silver with ivory scale. One side of scale engraved with divisions 0 to 60. Other side has divisions marked "W" [water], "H" [healthy], "S", and "Diabetes". With red cylindrical case.
Primary Inscriptions: "Diabetes S H W" printed on one side of ivory scale.
Provenance: Purchased.
Collection Group:
Material(s): Silver alloy?
Ivory
Dimensions:
Height Width Depth Diameter Unit
134 mm

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