Vapor Burner

Vapor Burner

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Description
Patent model for Claude Andre Paquelin, “Improvement in Combined Burners and Surgical Instruments,” U.S. Patent 180,855 (July 25, 1876). Paquelin (1836-1905) was a French pharmacist, physician and inventor.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
Burner, Vapor
burner, vapor, patent model
Other Terms
Burner, Vapor; Medicine
Measurements
overall: 5/8 in x 10 1/4 in x 1 3/8 in; 1.5875 cm x 26.035 cm x 3.4925 cm
ID Number
MG.M-04318
catalog number
M-04318
accession number
89797
patent number
180,155
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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