Sedimentation Glass


The Spaeth sedimentation glass was associated with Edward Spaeth, professor of chemistry at the University of Erlangen and chemist at the Imperial Analytical Institute in that city.

Ref: Edmund Spaeth, “,” Zeitschrift fur angewandte Chimie (1897), pp. 10-11.

“New Sedimentation Glass,” Merck’s Report (March 15, 1897): 186.

Edward Spaeth, “A New Glass for Collecting Sediments,” Journal of the Chemical Society of London 2 (1897): 281.

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: 1985.0311.168Catalog Number: 1985.0311.168Accession Number: 1985.0311

Object Name: Spaeth's Sedimentation Glass

Measurements: overall: 200 mm x 90 mm x 65 mm; 7 7/8 in x 3 9/16 in x 2 9/16 inoverall: 7 15/16 in x 3 9/16 in x 2 1/2 in; 20.16125 cm x 9.04875 cm x 6.35 cm


Record Id: nmah_978

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