Set of five volume measures for petroleum spirits, in one fitted wooden box. Measures are made of brass, with handles, spillage lips and stopcocks for draining spillage lips. Capacities are 1/2 and 1 gill, 1/2 and 1 pint, and 1 quart.

Made by Gaskell & Chambers, Birmingham.

Used by Melbourne Observatory and Weights & Measures Branch, Victoria, to test petrol bowsers.

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