Thermometer

Object Number: 
2002.1.3673
Date: 
1890-1930
Medium: 
Wood, glass, metal
Dimensions: 
21 x 5 1/4 x 3/4 in.
Description: 
An alcohol thermometer mounted on a beige painted wood board with a black border for hanging, printed in black with the Fahrenheit scale and, at the top, "Iron Brew", above a drawing of a bottle encircled by a link chain and a floral wreath. Near the bottom "Hudson Bottling Co./ Mfgs of All Kinds of/ Mineral Waters/ 430 Eleventh Ave., New York". The reverse has instructions for use.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Bella C. Landauer
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group