Thermometer in casing, metal and glass, made by Taylor Instrument Companies, Rochester, New York state, United States of America and used by Tooth and Co., Sydney, New South Wales, Australia

Thermometer in casing, metal and glass, made by Taylor Instrument Companies, Rochester, New York state, United States of America and used by Tooth and Co., Sydney, New South Wales, Australia

A thermometer, made of metal and glass, which consists of a metal rectangular casing with a a rim on two sides. Inside of casing is glass thermometer secured with metal hinges and screws. Printed on metal casing in gold ink is text which reads, ‘Tycos / ROCHESTER.NY.U.S.A / 130 / 120 /110 / 100 / 90 / 80 / ...

Summary

86/4041
Thermometer in casing, metal and glass, made by Taylor Instrument Companies, Rochester, New York state, United States of America and used by Tooth and Co., Sydney, New South Wales, Australia

A thermometer, made of metal and glass, which consists of a metal rectangular casing with a a rim on two sides. Inside of casing is glass thermometer secured with metal hinges and screws. Printed on metal casing in gold ink is text which reads, 'Tycos / ROCHESTER.NY.U.S.A / 130 / 120 /110 / 100 / 90 / 80 / 70 / 60 / 50 / 40 / 30 / 20 / 10 / 0'. Arouns the rim of the casing is impressed text which reads, 'ROCHESTER N.Y.U.S.A.' and on the other side, 'TAYLOR INSTRUMENT COMPANIES'.

Dimensions

94 mm
347 mm
42 mm

History

This thermometer was used by Tooth and Co., Sydney, New South Wales, Australia.
Tooth & Co Limited

Source

Gift of Tooth & Company Ltd under the Australian Government's Tax Incentives for the Arts Scheme, 1986
31 December, 1986

Cite this Object

Thermometer in casing, metal and glass, made by Taylor Instrument Companies, Rochester, New York state, United States of America and used by Tooth and Co., Sydney, New South Wales, Australia 2014, Museum of Applied Arts & Sciences, accessed 23 June 2017, <https://ma.as/65019>
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