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Thermograph - T. Gaunt & Co., Melbourne, Victoria, pre 1910 Object Reg. No: ST 022123

Summary:
Recording thermometer in a glass case, made by T. Gaunt & Co, Melbourne. Graph indicates temperature changes over one week. Used at Melbourne Observatory.
Acquisition Information:
Transfer from Melbourne Observatory, 1945
Discipline: Technology

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Tagged with: meteorological apparatus instruments, thermographs, thermometers
Themes this item is part of: Thomas Gaunt, Watchmaker & Jeweller (1829-1890), Melbourne Observatory Collection, Science & Measurement Collection, Positional Astronomy at Melbourne Observatory, Weights & Measures at Melbourne Observatory, Melbourne Observatory & Standard Time in Victoria, Astrographic Catalogue, Transits of Venus, 1874 & 1882, Buildings at Melbourne Observatory, Star Observations & Personal Equation, Meteorology at Melbourne Observatory, 1863-1908, Melbourne Observatory, 1863-1944, Geodetic Survey of Victoria, 1858-1872
Primary Classification: PHYSICAL SCIENCES
Secondary Classification: Meteorology
Tertiary Classification: thermometers
Inscriptions: Base numbered '136'. Plate on case marked 'FROM T. GAUNT & CO., 337- 339 BOURKE ST., CORNER ROYAL ARCADE MELBOURNE'.
Maker: Thomas Gaunt - Thomas Gaunt & Co, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, pre 1910
User: Melbourne Observatory, South Yarra, Victoria, Australia

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