- With stopper at top, and stopcock (tap) below, a separatory funnel is used to separate liquids of different specific gravities.
- Ref: A. & C. R. Aikin, A Dictionary of Chemistry and Mineralogy (London, 1807, vol. 2, p. 522, and plate 2.
- John Joseph Griffin, Chemical Handicraft (London, 1866), pp. 171-174.
- Currently not on view
- Object Name
- separatory funnel
- Associated Place
- United States: New Jersey
- overall: 40 cm x 15 cm; 15 3/4 in x 5 7/8 in
- overall: 16 in x 6 1/2 in; 40.64 cm x 16.51 cm
- ID Number
- catalog number
- accession number
- Credit Line
- Gift of Stevens Institute of Technology
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- Medicine and Science: Chemistry
- Data Source
- National Museum of American History
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