Nesting Crucible

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19th century

Four ceramic nesting cruciles and lid. All have flat, circular bases, triangular shaped openings, lid is triangular and has knob on the top.

Overall: 4 in. (10.2 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Allen King Collection of Scientific Instruments, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College

2002.1.34179

Geography/Culture

North America, United States

Period

19th century

Object Name

Scientific Instrument

Classification

Scientific Instrument

Scientific Instrument: Heat

Not on view

Exhibition History

Alchemy: Magic, Myth or Science?, Bruce Museum, Greenwich, Connecticut, September 26, 2009-January 3, 2010.

Provenance

Julius S. Mason [1894-1965], Hanover, New Hampshire; given to Dartmouth College Museum, 1965; catalogued into the Allen King Collection of Scientific Instruments, 2002.

Old Number

Ha011; Dartmouth College Museum no. 165.32.19825

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