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distilling column

distilling column

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Object Name
Distilling Column
overall: 228 mm x 172 mm x 23 mm; 9 in x 6 3/4 in x 7/8 in
overall: 9 1/4 in x 7 in x 1 in; 23.495 cm x 17.78 cm x 2.54 cm
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Gift of University of Pennsylvania Chemistry Lab
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Medicine and Science: Chemistry
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National Museum of American History
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