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Victorian Miniature Damp Detector

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A miniature pocket size Damp Detector or hygrometer contained within a blue velvet lined, chagrin case. Construction:Japaned brass body with scale calibrated 0-100 either side of centre scale. Adjust on rear of body. Nomenclature: Very Dry, Dry Normal Moist Very Moist. In working order Please bear in mind when viewing that the overall diameter of the Damp Detector is only 35mm.

One school of thought suggest these were sold to travellers in Victorian times to check if the hotel bedding was indeed dry or damp.

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£185.00  UK
$234.14  USA
214.62  EU
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PAYMENT Bank transfer, Paypal, UK check, Cash. Goods remain the property of Roger Waldron Early Science and Technology until paid for in full and will not be released until all funds have been cleared.

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DimensionsInstrument 3.5 cm dia x 1.5 cm deep Datecirca 1890  Late Victorian Antiques MaterialBrass ConditionBoth instrument and case in very good condition, no scratches dents or tears etc just mild signs of use commensurate with age. Item codeas172a459 / 1014 StatusFor Sale

SellerRoger Waldron Early Science & Technology

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Roger Waldron Early Science & TechnologyPrivate dealer
By appointment only
Nottinghamshire, England

Tel : 01427 787287
or : 07983 303999

Non UK callers : +44 1427 787287 or +44 7983 303999
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Victorian Miniature Damp Detector
as172a459 / 1014



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