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

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 ...

Summary

86/4212
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'.

Dimensions

577 mm

Source

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

Cite this Object

Thermometer insert, metal, wood and glass, maker and date unknown, used by Tooth and Co., Sydney, New South Wales, Australia 2016, Museum of Applied Arts & Sciences, accessed 24 March 2017, <https://ma.as/65339>
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