Reaction Flask

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Object Name: 
Reaction Flask
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
2016.8.254
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 14.8 cm, Diam (max): 10.5 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1880-1980
Credit Line: 
Gift of The Science Museum, London
Primary Description: 
Reaction Flask. Colorless glass; blown, applied. Flask with round body and short cylindrical central neck, which narrows in before opening to rounded rim; narrower secondary neck flanks one side of central neck. Interior of top portions of necks are matte.
Provenance: 
Science Museum, Source
2016-10-12
McLachlan, Former Collection
Color: 
Material: 
Inscription: 
MADE IN / QUICKFIT / ENGLAND / 500 ml
inscription
Stamped body white; wording in white circular outline; "500 ml" below wording; solid white rectangle stamped below inscription
14/23
inscription
Stamped neck near rim blue; lightly worn; white circular insignia stamped above inscription
24/29
inscription
Stamped neck near rim blue; lightly worn; white circular insignia stamped next to inscription