Small hydrometer of silvered brass, stem of square

Made:
1760-1780 in France

Small hydrometer of silvered brass, stem of square section, length 2 9/16", ball 3/16" diam, in turned wood case, c. 1760-1780(?). Hydrometer Index 365.

Details

Category:
Experimental Chemistry
Object Number:
1954-403
Materials:
case: turned lignum vitae, silverd brass
type:
hydrometer
credit:
National Maritime Museum
status:
Permanent collection

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