Stirring Rod

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Object Name: 
Stirring Rod
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
2016.8.371
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 60.3 cm, Diam (max): 13.5 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1880-1980
Credit Line: 
Gift of The Science Museum, London
Primary Description: 
Stirring Rod. Colorless glass; flameworked. Long solid cylindrical glass rod with U-shaped hollow cylindrical handle.
Provenance: 
Science Museum, Source
2016-10-12
Color: 
Technique: 
Material: 
Inscription: 
MADE IN / QUICKFIT / ENGLAND / ST1/6
inscription
Stamped; Painted lower end of stirring rod white; " MADE IN QUICKFIT ENGLAND" inside circular insignia; "ST1/6" painted below insignia