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Catalog Number 2016.03.01-01
Object Name Pyrometer Instrument
Description Wood box w/black plate w/gold colored letters "Pyro perfection pyrometers"/
"The Pyrometer Instrument Co./74 Reade St./New York City"

Instrument is in wood box case with detachble lid. Intrsrument has glass face with numbered meter and opens at both ends with a sliding latch. The bottom opens up to a telescope like piece and has a paper attached that reads "Pyro No.5374 tested 30.VIII.27" paper has range with reading and correction numbers and a liability reading that encourages owners to "send injured instrument to us for repair"

Used to take temperature of a surface.

Strap missing.
Dimensions H-8.25 W-5.5 inches
Collection Thurman Gold Mining Artifacts
Accession number 2016.03.01