Symons earth thermometer, sheathed, mercury-in-gla

Made:
1952 in London
maker:
G H Zeal Limited

Symons earth thermometer, sheathed, mercury-in-glass, fahrenheit, by G. H. Zeal Ltd., London. Tube supported at base with wax, rubberised canvas at suspension fitting. Marked Met Ref No 258, Mk1, MO20747/52 NPL53. Dated 1952. Scale 20 to 100

Details

Category:
Meteorology
Object Number:
1995-1087
Materials:
glass, mercury, textile
type:
mercury thermometer
taxonomy:
  • furnishing and equipment
  • tools & equipment
  • meteorological instrument
  • furnishing and equipment
  • measuring device - instrument
  • thermometer
credit:
Meteorological Office, Berkshire

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