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Bottle

Measurements:
overall: 7 in x 2 1/4 in; 17.78 cm x 5.715 cm
overall: 8 in x 2 1/4 in; 20.32 cm x 5.715 cm
Object Name:
Bottle
Place made:
United States
Credit Line:
Gift of University of Pennsylvania
ID Number:
CH.316243.212
Catalog number:
316243.212
Accession number:
217523
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Set of Demonstration Metric Grain Measures Made by the Shakers

Maker:
Shakers  Search this
Physical Description:
wood (overall material)
Measurements:
dekaliter: 9 11/16 in x 10 1/8 in; 24.60625 cm x 25.7175 cm
deciliter: 2 11/16 in x 2 5/16 in; 6.82625 cm x 5.87375 cm
liter: 4 9/16 in x 4 5/8 in; 11.58875 cm x 11.7475 cm
overall; nested: 9 5/8 in x 9 3/4 in; 24.4475 cm x 24.765 cm
Object Name:
volumetric measures
Place made:
United States: Maine, New Gloucester
Date made:
1877-1900
ID Number:
CH.322102
Catalog number:
322102
Accession number:
246882
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Metric System
Measuring & Mapping
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National Museum of American History
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Test Glass

Measurements:
overall: 9.3 cm x 6 cm; 3 11/16 in x 2 3/8 in
overall: 3 5/8 in x 2 9/16 in x 2 3/8 in; 9.2075 cm x 6.50875 cm x 6.0325 cm
Object Name:
Graduate, Apothecary
Credit Line:
Gift of John William Christopher Draper and James Christopher Draper
ID Number:
CH.333998.017
Catalog number:
333997.017
Accession number:
304826
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Test Glass

Measurements:
overall: 10.8 cm x 6.3 cm; 4 1/4 in x 2 1/2 in
overall: 4 3/8 in x 3 in x 2 3/4 in; 11.1125 cm x 7.62 cm x 6.985 cm
Object Name:
Graduate, Apothecary
Credit Line:
Gift of John William Christopher Draper and James Christopher Draper
ID Number:
CH.333998.018
Catalog number:
333997.018
Accession number:
304826
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Test Glass

Measurements:
overall: 6.7 cm x 5.1 cm; 2 5/8 in x 2 in
overall: 2 3/4 in x 1 15/16 in; 6.985 cm x 4.92125 cm
Object Name:
Graduate, Apothecary
Credit Line:
Gift of John William Christopher Draper and James Christopher Draper
ID Number:
CH.333998.019
Catalog number:
333997.019
Accession number:
304826
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Lavoisier Gazometer (replica)

Measurements:
pan: 43 cm; x 16 15/16 in
weight: 9.2 cm x 12.8 cm x 20.3 cm; 3 5/8 in x 5 1/16 in x 8 in
inner tank: 68.5 cm x 51 cm; 26 15/16 in x 20 1/16 in
tank: 67.5 cm x 63.5 cm; 26 9/16 in x 25 in
tube: 3/8 in; x .9525 cm
overall: 230 cm x 71 cm x 112 cm; 90 9/16 in x 27 15/16 in x 44 1/8 in
Object Name:
lavoisier balance (parts)
Lavoisier Gazometer (replica)
Place made:
France
ID Number:
CH.330605
Catalog number:
330605
Accession number:
294580
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Celluloid Tuning Peg

Measurements:
overall: 1/4 in x 7/8 in x 2 3/8 in; .635 cm x 2.2225 cm x 6.0325 cm
Object Name:
Tuning Peg
Celluloid tuning Peg
Celluloid Tuning Peg
Date made:
1890-1910
ca. 1890-1910
Credit Line:
Gift of Celanese Plastics Company
ID Number:
CH.334316.4
Accession number:
310799
Catalog number:
334316.4
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Celluloid Label for Vapor Dilution System

Measurements:
overall: 1/4 in x 4 3/4 in x 4 1/8 in; .635 cm x 12.065 cm x 10.4775 cm
Object Name:
Label
Date made:
1941-1945
World War II
Credit Line:
Gift of Celanese Plastics Company
ID Number:
CH.334319.2
Accession number:
310799
Catalog number:
334319.2
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Celluloid Fountain Pen

Measurements:
overall: 18.8 cm x 1.2 cm; 7 3/8 in x 1/2 in
overall: 7 1/4 in x 3/8 in; 18.415 cm x .9525 cm
Object Name:
Desk Pen
Fountain Pen
Credit Line:
Gift of Celanese Plastics Company
ID Number:
CH.334329.120
Accession number:
310799
Catalog number:
334329.120
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Celluloid Desk Pen

Measurements:
overall: 17.2 cm x 1 cm; 6 3/4 in x 3/8 in
overall: 6 3/4 in x 3/8 in; 17.145 cm x .9525 cm
Object Name:
Desk Pen
Credit Line:
Gift of Celanese Plastics Company
ID Number:
CH.334329.121
Accession number:
310799
Catalog number:
334329.121
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Celluloid Fountain Pen

Measurements:
overall: 19.2 cm x 1 cm; 7 9/16 in x 3/8 in
overall: 7 5/8 in x 1/2 in; 19.3675 cm x 1.27 cm
Object Name:
Desk Pen
Fountain Pen
Credit Line:
Gift of Celanese Plastics Company
ID Number:
CH.334329.122
Accession number:
310799
Catalog number:
334329.122
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Syringe with Hypodermic Needle

Maker:
Becton Dickinson  Search this
Measurements:
overall: 90 mm x 38 mm x 12.5 mm; 3 9/16 in x 1 1/2 in x 1/2 in
overall: 5/8 in x 1 5/8 in x 3 3/8 in; 1.5875 cm x 4.1275 cm x 8.5725 cm
Object Name:
Syringe
Credit Line:
Gift of Celanese Plastics Company
ID Number:
CH.334335.149
Accession number:
310799
Catalog number:
334335.149
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Syringe with Hypodermic Needle

Maker:
Becton Dickinson  Search this
Measurements:
overall: 90 mm x 38 mm x 12.5 mm; 3 9/16 in x 1 1/2 in x 1/2 in
overall: 5/8 in x 1 5/8 in x 3 3/8 in; 1.5875 cm x 4.1275 cm x 8.5725 cm
Object Name:
Syringe
Credit Line:
Gift of Celanese Plastics Company
ID Number:
CH.334335.150
Accession number:
310799
Catalog number:
334335.150
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Comb

Measurements:
overall: 20 cm x 4.3 cm; 7 7/8 in x 1 11/16 in
overall: 1/4 in x 7 13/16 in x 1 5/8 in; .635 cm x 19.84375 cm x 4.1275 cm
Object Name:
Comb
Credit Line:
Gift of Celanese Plastics Company
ID Number:
CH.334339.177
Catalog number:
334339.177
Accession number:
310799
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Hair Brush

Measurements:
overall: 22.9 cm x 7.3 cm x 4 cm; 9 in x 2 7/8 in x 1 9/16 in
overall: 1 1/2 in x 2 3/4 in x 8 3/4 in; 3.81 cm x 6.985 cm x 22.225 cm
Object Name:
Hair Brush
Credit Line:
Gift of Celanese Plastics Company
ID Number:
CH.334340.182
Accession number:
310799
Catalog number:
334340.182
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Hair Brush

Measurements:
overall: 21.6 cm x 7 cm x 3.3 cm; 8 1/2 in x 2 3/4 in x 1 5/16 in
overall: 1 1/4 in x 2 5/8 in x 8 1/2 in; 3.175 cm x 6.6675 cm x 21.59 cm
Object Name:
Hair Brush
Credit Line:
Gift of Celanese Plastics Company
ID Number:
CH.334340.183
Accession number:
310799
Catalog number:
334340.183
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Hair Receiver

Measurements:
overall: 6.1 cm x 12.1 cm; 2 3/8 in x 4 3/4 in
overall: 2 1/4 in x 4 1/2 in; 5.715 cm x 11.43 cm
Object Name:
hair receiver
Credit Line:
Gift of Celanese Plastics Company
ID Number:
CH.334343.190
Accession number:
310799
Catalog number:
334343.190
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Powder Box

Measurements:
overall: 6.1 cm x 12.1 cm; 2 3/8 in x 4 3/4 in
overall: 2 1/4 in x 4 1/2 in; 5.715 cm x 11.43 cm
Object Name:
powder box
Credit Line:
Gift of Celanese Plastics Company
ID Number:
CH.334343.191
Accession number:
310799
Catalog number:
334343.191
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Celluloid Container

Maker:
Loonen, Charles  Search this
Measurements:
overall: 16 cm x 3.6 cm; 6 5/16 in x 1 7/16 in
overall: 6 1/2 in x 1 3/8 in; 16.51 cm x 3.4925 cm
Object Name:
Container for Perfume Bottle
Celluloid Container
Credit Line:
Gift of Celanese Plastics Company
ID Number:
CH.334538
Accession number:
310799
Catalog number:
334538
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Celluloid Box for Neckties

Measurements:
overall: 7 cm x 31.8 cm x 9.6 cm; 2 3/4 in x 12 1/2 in x 3 3/4 in
overall: 2 3/4 in x 12 1/2 in x 3 5/8 in; 6.985 cm x 31.75 cm x 9.2075 cm
Object Name:
Necktie Box
Date made:
ca. 1892 (patent granted)
Credit Line:
Gift of Celanese Plastics Company
ID Number:
CH.334539
Accession number:
310799
Catalog number:
334539
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