Distillation Flask


This form of distillation flask was associated with Albert Ladenburg (1842-1911), a noted German-Jewish chemist and historian of chemistry.

Ref: Aleksander Sztejnberg, “Albert Ladenburg (1842-1911)–The Distinguished German Chemist and Historian of Chemistry of the Second Half of the XIX Century (To the 110th Anniversary of His Death),” Substantia 5 (2021): 153-164.

Location: Currently not on view

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Credit Line: Gift of Barbara A. Keppel

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: 1985.0311.004Catalog Number: 1985.0311.004Accession Number: 1985.0311

Object Name: Flask, Distillation, Ladenburg's

Measurements: overall: 35 cm x 35 cm x 9.5 cm; 13 3/4 in x 13 3/4 in x 3 3/4 inoverall: 13 1/2 in x 13 3/4 in x 4 3/8 in; 34.29 cm x 34.925 cm x 11.1125 cm

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b3-8511-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_897

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