Original Thermometer Case

Object Name: 
Original Thermometer Case

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Object Name: 
Original Thermometer Case
Accession Number: 
2010.4.165 D
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 3 cm, W: 34.2 cm, D: 6.6 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
about 1900-1930
Credit Line: 
Gift of Bart Woloson
Primary Description: 
Wood, black leather, black velvet, metal fixtures; assembled. Black rectangular case with cushioned velvet insert for three matching thermometers. Two metal latches on front. Top inscribed, "ARTHUR H. THOMAS CO. / PHILADELPHIA U.S.A." in gold lettering.
Provenance: 
Woloson, Bart, Source
Color: 
Technique: 
Inscription: 
ARTHUR H. THOMAS CO. / PHILADELPHIA U.S.A.
inscription
Stamped (b) Top of lid