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86/4212 Thermometer insert, metal, wood and glass, maker and date unknown, used by Tooth and Co., Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Object statement
Thermometer insert, metal, wood and glass, maker and date unknown, used by Tooth and Co., Sydney, New South Wales, Australia

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Description
Thermometer insert, metal, maker and date unknown, used by Tooth and Co., Sydney, New South Wales, Australia

A thermometer insert, made of metal, wood and glass, which consists of a cylindrical length of metal with a pointed end with small holes cut out of the bass. Attached to this is a cylindrical length of wood with a thermometer attached to the side. The thermometer is rectangular in shape and consists of glass cylinder in the centre with two rectangular metal plates on either side. Plates have engraved numbers from top to base, which read, '30 / 40 / 50 / 60 / 70 / 80 / 90 / 100 / 110 / 120'.
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86/4212
Height
577 mm
Diameter
24 mm

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Acquisition credit line
Gift of Tooth & Company Ltd under the Australian Government's Tax Incentives for the Arts Scheme, 1986.
This object belongs to:
Tooth & Co. Collection Collection

This object record is currently incomplete. The information available may date back as far as 125 years. Other information may exist in a non-digital form. The Museum continues to update and add new research to collection records.
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