Test Tube

Test Tube

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Description
The “Pyrex” inscription on this test tube refers to a clear, low-expansion borosilicate glass that was introduced by Corning in 1915.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
test tube
Physical Description
glass (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 12.6 cm; 4 15/16 in
overall: 5 in x 3/4 in; 12.7 cm x 1.905 cm
ID Number
CH.315121.034
accession number
215563
catalog number
315121.034
Credit Line
Gift of University of South Carolina
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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