Magnesium

Magnesium

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Description
A tag associated with this sample reads “S143 Mg Magnesium (metal) / Gift of Bill Gross (advertising) Dow Chemical Co.” and “distillate of primary Mg.”
Ref: E. N. Brandt, We Called it Mag-nificent. Dow Chemical and Magnesium, 1916-1998 (East Lansing, Mi., 2013).
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
Mineral Sample
Magnesium
Measurements
overall: 4.8 cm x 3.9 cm x 2.3 cm; 1 7/8 in x 1 9/16 in x 7/8 in
overall: 1 in x 1 3/4 in x 1 1/2 in; 2.54 cm x 4.445 cm x 3.81 cm
ID Number
1988.0329.30
catalog number
1988.0329.30
accession number
1988.0329
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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