Speer's brass saccharometer, in mahogany case 11

Made:
1801-1830 in Holborn and London
maker:
William Harris

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Speer's brass saccharometer, in mahogany case 11 1/2" x 2 3/8" x 2 1/4", made by William Harris, 47 Holborn, three cursors on octagonal stem, mercury thermometer in case. Hydrometer Index 357.

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Category:
Experimental Chemistry
Object Number:
1919-286
Materials:
box: mahogany, brass
type:
saccharometer
taxonomy:
  • furnishing and equipment
  • measuring device - instrument
  • densimeter
  • furnishing and equipment
  • measuring device - instrument
  • densimeter
  • hydrometer
credit:
Court, Thomas Henry
status:
Permanent collection

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