Ring Stand

Description
The apparatus support featured here (a rod with ring clamp) can be used to hold a round bottomed flask over a Bunsen burner. Supports of this type have been in use since the nineteenth century.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
apparatus support, with ring
Physical Description
metal, ferrous (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 51 cm x 14.6 cm x 19 cm; 20 1/16 in x 5 3/4 in x 7 1/2 in
ID Number
CH*316205.141
catalog number
316205.141
accession number
217523
subject
Science & Mathematics
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Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center
Credit Line
Gift of University of Pennsylvania
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