Room Thermometer by Bleuler, 1785-1795

Made:
1785-1795 in London
maker:
John Bleuler

Ivory backed mercury thermometer by John Bleuler of London, 1785-95. The reverse of the scale is engraved with the bath temperature of various spas. Not in original case.

Details

Category:
Heat
Object Number:
1977-554
Materials:
brass (copper, zinc alloy), glass, ivory, mercury
type:
thermometer (mercury)
taxonomy:
  • measuring devices
  • measuring devices
credit:
Sotheby's
status:
Permanent collection

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