3" Immersion Thermometer in Original Packaging

Object Name: 
3" Immersion Thermometer in Original Packaging

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Object Name: 
3" Immersion Thermometer in Original Packaging
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
2016.8.18
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 46.5 cm, Diam (max): 1.5 cm; (a) Thermometer H: 45.7 cm, Diam (max): 0.7 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1970-1999
Credit Line: 
Gift of Richard A. Paselk
Primary Description: 
3" Immersion Thermometer in Original Packaging. (a) Colorless and opaque yellow glass and mercury thermometer with -1 to 101°C 0.2 degree division. (bc) Two-part blue cardboard tube with white labeling.
Provenance: 
Paselk, Richard, Source
2016-08-01
Inscription: 
3"1 MM SGA CO BLFD N J T3420 752
inscription
Printed (a) on yellow portion of thermometer in brown
ONE T-3420 / THERMOMETER - 1 TO 101 C / IN 0.2 DIV 3 " IMM. / PERM. FILL TYPE C
inscription
Typed (b) on white label in black - faded
MADE IN U.S.A. / SGAC / CHEMICALS / INSTRUMENTS / LABORATORY / SUPPLIES / SCIENTIFIC GLASS APPARATUS CO., Inc. / QUANTITY CATALOG NO.
inscription
Printed (b) on white label in red and white
OISON [image of skull and crossbones]
label
Affixed (b) on one end of cardboard tube black label with green lettering - "P" in "POISON" has been torn off