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Thermometer - Clinical, Centigrade, circa 1869 Object Reg. No: ST 025469

Summary:
Clinical thermometer in centigrade, it was brought to Australia by the donor's father in 1869.
Description:
Glass thermometer filled with mercury. The thermometer is in a cardboard tube which is covered with dark green coloured paper. the top of the tube lifts off to allow the thermometer to be removed. There is a copper lid on top of the thermometer.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from P. Crevelli, 1963
Discipline: Technology
Dimensions: 15 mm (Height), 25 mm (Width), 220 mm (Length)

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Tagged with: medical apparatus instruments, thermometers
Themes this item is part of: Journeys of a Lifetime, Immigration Museum Exhibition, 1998-2015, Medicine in Society Collection
Primary Classification: MEDICINE & HEALTH
Secondary Classification: Clinical Medicine - Wards
Tertiary Classification: monitoring equipment
Date of Event: Australia, 1869

Brought to Australia by donor's father in 1869

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