A mercury thermometer on a silver-plated brass plate in a wooden case lined with shagreen on the outside and velvet on the inside (height 21.5 cm, length 3.5 cm). The scale from -5 to +150°F, besides the name and indication of the manufacturer, also bears the words: Freezing, Temperate, Sumr Heat; Fever Heat.

Miniati (1987), pp. 135-140, X 34

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