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Catalog Number 05.0016.057
Title Kontes Glass Co. Bantam-ware Vacuum Distillation Apparatus
Description Bantam-ware Vacuum Distillation Apparatus
Glass. Kontes article #285250. A glass support rod connects the main tube on the left (which can be converted to a thermometer joint), which has a u-side tube that attaches to a jacketed vacuum tube. The vacuum tube has both curved and straight side arms. The bottom and tops of the tubes are ground inner and outer joints. The lower joints are meant to fit into pear-shaped or round-bottom flasks. The main tube reads in red "Kontes (logo crown), $14/20." The side tube has "$10/18" and crown. The vacuum tube has "Bantam-ware."
Object Name Apparatus, Distilling
Date after 1961
Accession number 05.0016.057
Caption Kontes Glass Co. Bantam-ware Vacuum Distillation Apparatus
Catalog date 2006-04-27
Catalog type History
Provenance Distillation is the method of separation of substances based on differences in their vapor pressure.
Number of images 1
Updated 2017-08-30
Condition Very Good
Organizations NIH; NIAID, Laboratory of Immunology
Buildings Building 10 ("CC" Warren Grant Magnuson Clinical Center)
NIH Property # none
Old NIH Property # none
Serial # none
People Watson, Cyndy