Bench (replica)

Bench (replica)

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Description
Walther Mathias Hempel (1851-1916) was a German chemist who designed apparatus for technical gas analysis that was widely used throughout the world. This wooden bench is copied from an original in the Deutsches Museum in Munich.
Ref: Walter M. Hempel, New Methods for the Analysis of Gases (1880).
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
bench
bench (replica)
Associated Place
United States: New Jersey
Measurements
overall: 18 3/4 in x 21 in x 5 in; 47.625 cm x 53.34 cm x 12.7 cm
ID Number
CH.316710.06
catalog number
316710.06
accession number
226396
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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