Yttralox

Yttralox

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Description
A paper tag associated with this specimen reads “123097 / YTTRALOX (sintered tube) / Synthetic (G.E.).” Yttralox is a transparent ceramic invented by Richard C. Anderson at the General Electric Research Lab in 1966.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
Mineral Sample
Yttralox
Measurements
overall: 4.5 cm x 1.8 cm; 1 3/4 in x 11/16 in
overall: 1 11/16 in x 11/16 in; 4.28625 cm x 1.74625 cm
ID Number
1988.0329.82
catalog number
1988.0329.82
accession number
1988.0329
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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