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Hofmann Lecture Apparatus for Volumetric Synthesis [DA0001]

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Location: Case 16, Electrochemistry (Bottom shelf, center)

Item: No. DA0001, Hofmann lecture apparatus for volumetric synthesis

Inventor: A. W. Hofmann, 1865.

Dimensions: 7" x 7" x 33"

Period Represented: circa 1890

Manufacturer: Base of stand bears the mark E&A indicating that it was purchased from the firm of Eimer and Amend of New York

Use: Setup and description of use

Source: Oberlin Historical Society (originally obtained from Oberlin College)

Status: Original

Condition: Fair. Some repair of glass below the combustion bulb by previous owners, glass stopcock/stopper to combustion bulb is broken and has been replaced by a cork and wax seal by previous owners, upper clamp is a reconstruction

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