U-Shaped Tube

U-Shaped Tube

Usage conditions apply
Glass U-shaped tube that belonged to the chemist, Leo Baekeland.
Currently not on view
Object Name
U-Shaped Tube
belonged to
Baekeland, L. H.
Associated Place
United States: New Jersey
overall: 142 mm x 67 mm; 5 9/16 in x 2 5/8 in
overall: 11/16 in x 5 7/8 in x 2 1/4 in; 1.74625 cm x 14.9225 cm x 5.715 cm
ID Number
catalog number
accession number
Credit Line
Gift of Mrs. William Karraker
See more items in
Medicine and Science: Chemistry
Data Source
National Museum of American History
Nominate this object for photography.   

Our collection database is a work in progress. We may update this record based on further research and review. Learn more about our approach to sharing our collection online.

If you would like to know how you can use content on this page, see the Smithsonian's Terms of Use. If you need to request an image for publication or other use, please visit Rights and Reproductions.


Add a comment about this object