Small hygrometer

Made:
1801-1900 in London

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Small hygrometer surrounded by circular temperature scale in degrees Fahrenheit and Reamur (thermometer missing). Made by Houliston, 7 Charles Street, Hatton Garden, London, England, 1801-1900. For use of travellers to detect damp beds. Wellcome No. B956.

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Category:
Heat
Object Number:
1980-190
Materials:
ivory, paper (fibre product)
credit:
Wellcome Institute

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