Clinical Thermometer, 1801-1830

Made:
1801-1830 in Europe
maker:
Unknown

Early bent thermometer, probably clinical; scale reads from 30 ° F to 110 ° F on external collar of ivory; in original leather case, unsigned, 1800-1930.

Details

Category:
Heat
Object Number:
1977-553
Materials:
bone, complete, glass, leather, mercury, silk
Measurements:
case: 190 x 35 x 5 mm
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type:
clinical thermometers
credit:
Sotheby's
status:
Permanent collection

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