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A reproduction of a circa 17th-century alembic with an “ostrich”-necked cucubert, clay luting, various receiving flasks, charcoal furnace, bellows, tongs, and poker

A reproduction of a circa 17th-century alembic
with an “ostrich”-necked cucubert, clay luting, various
receiving flasks, charcoal furnace, bellows, tongs, and poker

The 45th issue of Museum Notes gives a brief history of the oldest known distillation apparatus as illustrated by various reproductions found in the Oesper Collections.

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Books and journals held in the Oesper Collections in the History of Chemistry that are by or about these inventors:

Davy, Sir Humphry, 1778-1829

Hofmann, August Wilhelm, 1818-1892

Lavoisier, Antoine, 1743-1794
Priestley, Joseph, 1733-1804

Scheele, Carl Wilhelm, 1742-1786

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