Petri Dish

Petri Dish

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The “Pyrex” inscription on this petri dish refers to a clear, low-expansion borosilicate glass that was introduced by Corning in 1915.
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Object Name
dish, culture, petri
place made
United States
Associated Place
United States: New Jersey
overall: 22 mm x 142 mm; 7/8 in x 5 9/16 in
overall: 15/16 in x 5 5/8 in; 2.38125 cm x 14.2875 cm
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accession number
Credit Line
Gift of University of South Carolina
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Medicine and Science: Chemistry
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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