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Mercury in Glass Thermometer, by Doninelli, French, Mid-19th Century

Inventory Number: 27581
Object Type:
Place Created: France Europe
Accession Number: 1980-30
Brief Description: Thermometer by Doninelli Fils, Nice, mid 19th century, indicating on its scale the minimum temperature in Paris in 1845.
Primary Inscriptions:
Provenance: Presented by Mr H. B. Egerton.
Collection Group:
Material(s): Wood
Glass
Mercury
Copper Alloy
Ivory(?)

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