Large Pyrex Reducer

Object Name: 
Large Pyrex Reducer

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Object Name: 
Large Pyrex Reducer
Accession Number: 
2005.3.34
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 57.4 cm, Diam (Max): 110 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
about 1969
Credit Line: 
Gift of Shawn Testone and De Dietrich Process Systems, Inc.
Primary Description: 
Large Pyrex Reducer. Pyrex glass with yellow-green tint; machine made. Reducer has wide flared bottom rim, tapers to rounded shouldler and narrow cylinder top with flared rim. These large glass components were fabricated in France and made for Corning Glass Works to be sold for chemical process applications. There is a white logo with the words "SOVIROL" and "FRANCE" with two concentric circles near bottom along with "06'0" in red.
Provenance: 
Testone, Shawn, Former Collection
De Dietriech Process Systems, Inc., Former Collection
Inscription: 
FRANCE and SORIVOL
Label
Paint/Decal on side near bottom rim within two concentric white circles
06'0
Mark
Paint On side near bottom rim