- Hessian crucibles are usually reddish in color, triangular in shape, inexpensive, and able to withstand strong reagents and high temperatures. The form originated in the Hesse region of Germany at an early date and remained popular throughout the nineteenth century.
- Currently not on view
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- overall: 3 1/2 in x 2 3/4 in x 2 5/8 in; 8.89 cm x 6.985 cm x 6.6675 cm
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- National Museum of American History
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