- Egyptian and other Bronze Age societies used natron (aka sodium carbonate) for making glass and embalming purposes. This sample was purchased from the Metropolitan Museum of Art.
- Currently not on view
- Object Name
- Date made
- -0663 to -0525 (B.C.)
- place made
- overall in museum box: 2 5/8 in x 3 7/16 in x 4 3/4 in; 6.6675 cm x 8.73125 cm x 12.065 cm
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- catalog number
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- Medicine and Science: Chemistry
- Data Source
- National Museum of American History
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