The “J. KLINGER / 82-87 167TH STREET / JAMAICA 32, N.Y. / OLYMPIA 7-0335” inscription on this model of an atom of fluorite refers to Jacub Klinger (1909-1967), a Polish physicist with a PhD from the University of Lwow who moved to the United States in 1950, and established Klinger Educational Products in 1953.

Location: Currently not on view

Place Made: United States: New York, Queens, Jamaica

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Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: CH.330741Catalog Number: 330741Accession Number: 298223

Object Name: crystal structure model

Measurements: overall: 22.2 cm x 22.8 cm x 22.8 cm; 8 3/4 in x 9 in x 9 inoverall: 8 15/16 in x 8 3/4 in x 9 in; 22.70125 cm x 22.225 cm x 22.86 cm

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Record Id: nmah_2619

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