Stand for Dew Point Hygrometer

University College

Accession Number: 2009.uc.11

Description:

Circular brass base, inscribed “35″‘ vertical stand post; horizontal arm is labeled “L. GOLAZ /Constructeur” (left) and “24r des Fosses St. Jacques/PARIS 1879″; adjustable height, depth, hinge clamps; proper left clamp originally held a glass tube with a rounded metal bottom (now gone).

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Primary Materials: brass, metal

Markings: Old Inventory Number = uc11a.

Dimensions (cm):

Height = 24.5 cm, Base diameter = 10.5 cm

Function: Stand for dew point hygrometer.

Condition:

Associated Instruments:

Manufacturer: L. Golaz, Paris

Date of Manufacture: c. 1880

Provenance:

Donated to UTSIC: No

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