Funnel tube

Description (Brief)
The thistle tube, also known as a funnel tube, has a long stem and at least one bulb. It is used to add liquid to a reaction vessel, often through a rubber stopper.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
funnel tube
Physical Description
glass (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 22.2 cm x 2.8 cm; 8 3/4 in x 1 1/8 in
ID Number
1991.0691.39
accession number
1991.0691
catalog number
1991.0691.39
subject
Science & Scientific Instruments
Science & Mathematics
Science Under Glass
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Medicine and Science: Chemistry
Science Under Glass
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center
Credit Line
June W. Leonard
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