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Burning lens with pneumatic trough and bell jar [PN0005]

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Location: Case 11, Pneumatic Chemistry I (Bottom shelf, center)

Item: No. PN0005, Burning lens with pneumatic trough and bell jar

Inventor: Joseph Priestley, 1733-1804

Dimensions: Lens: 6.5" x 10" x 14", Trough: 4.5" x 13", Bell Jar: 10" x 11", Support Stand: 3" x 6"

Period Represented: circa 1774

Use: See period descriptions

Source: Bell Jar and Trough: UC Purchase; Support Stand and Dish: Oberlin Historical Society

Status: Modern reproduction built by W. B. Jensen and R. Thomas based on period descriptions

Condition: Excellent

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