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Separatory Funnel

Separatory Funnel

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Description
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.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
separatory funnel
Measurements
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
CH.316877
catalog number
316877
accession number
222983
Credit Line
Gift of Stevens Institute of Technology
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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