Casartelli Hydrometer Set

Made:
1850-1860 in England

Joseph Casartelli hydrometer set, comprising of hydrometer, cylinder, slide rule, and magnifying glass in box.

Details

Category:
Scientific Instruments & Research
Object Number:
Y1991.145.1
Materials:
brass (copper, zinc alloy), glass, mercury, metal (unknown), textile, wood (unidentified)
Measurements:
slide rule: 5 mm x 268 mm x 36 mm,
case: 67 mm x 314 mm x 148 mm,
hydrometer: 275 mm 37 mm,
cylinder: 259 mm x 259 mm 53 mm,
type:
hydrometer
taxonomy:
  • furnishing and equipment
  • measuring device - instrument
  • densimeter
status:
Permanent collection

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