Boiling Tube

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Object Name: 
Boiling Tube
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
2016.8.326
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 15.2 cm, Diam (max): 2.4 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1965-1975
Credit Line: 
Gift of The Science Museum, London
Primary Description: 
Boiling Tube. Colorless glass, blown. Cylinder with rounded bottom, slightly narrower neck, and rounded rim. Interior of neck is matte.
Provenance: 
Science Museum, Source
2016-10-12
McLachlan, Former Collection
Color: 
Technique: 
Material: 
Inscription: 
[Q insignia]
inscription
Stamped below rim very faint circular shaped insignia
MF 24/2/6 / A10
inscription
Painted; Penned near middle "MF 24/2/6" painted in white; "A10" writted in green and red on solid white stamped rectangle