formerly imported into Europe in small quantities under the name of "baume focot," being scraped off in the spring and put into shells.
This much enraged the duke, who took active steps against the citizens, and tried (1527) to carry off the bishop, Pierre de la Baume (1522-1544), who soon found it best to make his submission.
Baume, which has been extensively used in France, consists of a common hydrometer graduated in the following manner.
The densities corresponding to the several degrees of Baume's hydrometer are given by Nicholson (Journal of Philosophy, i.
89) as follows: - Baume's Hydrometer for Spirits.
Baume's Hydrometer for Salts.
Cartier's hydrometer was very similar to that of Baume, Cartier having been employed by the latter to construct his instruments for the French revenue.
The point at which the instrument floated in distilled water was marked to° by Cartier, and 30° on Cartier's scale corresponded to 32° on Baume's.
The point at which the instrument floated in distilled water was marked toÃ‚° by Cartier, and 30Ã‚° on Cartier's scale corresponded to 32Ã‚° on Baume's.
The Breitling Baume and Mercier Capeland S Mens Watch 8472 is like wearing a small planet on your wrist.
The ladies Baume & Mercier Diamant collection is stylish enough for a night out on the town and classy enough to wear to the office the next day.
Celebrities such as Kim Basinger and Gary Sinise have teamed up with Baume & Mercier to help support their favorite charities (education, animals, and the environment for Basinger and cancer cures and the environment for Sinise).
The company was founded in 1830 by Louis Victor and Pierre-Joseph-Celestin Baume in a small village in Swiss Jura Mountains.
In 1918, William Baume (a descendant of Pierre Baume) and Paul Mercier merged into a partnership, Mercier bringing an artistic flair and superior design quality to the company.
Baume & Mercier offers many styles for women from frilly and feminine to sporty and casual, but probably one of the most notable designs is the ladies Baume & Mercier Diamant collection.
Each Baume and Mercier watch comes with a 24-month guarantee against manufacturing defects.
In order to take advantage of the warranty you must present a stamped, signed and dated certificate from an authorized Baume & Mercier retailer.
Should your watch need servicing or repair, you can take it to any authorized dealer listed at the above link or to an after-sales service center, which is also listed on the Baume & Mercier website.
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