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Enclosed Thermometer, 19th Century?

Inventory Number: 29275
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Brief Description: Telescope with dual steel scale: one may be celsius or fahrenheit, and the other Kelvin but scale ratios do not match Kelvin/celsius, Kelvin/fahrenheit or celcius/fahrenheit scales. Thermometer enclosed in brass casing with window cut into tube casing to reveal thermometer. Mounted upright on iron and wood mounting.
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Material(s): Glass
mercury
brass
steel
iron
wood.

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