Vacuum Dome with Metal Clamps

Object Name: 
Vacuum Dome with Metal Clamps

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Object Name: 
Vacuum Dome with Metal Clamps
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
2016.8.229
Dimensions: 
(a) Flask H: 24.5 cm, Diam (max): 22 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1880-1980
Credit Line: 
Gift of The Science Museum, London
Primary Description: 
Vacuum Dome with Metal Clamps. Colorless glass, metal; blown. (a) Flask with round body, short and wide cylindrical neck, and flat flared rim. Top of rim is matte. (bc) Two irregularly-twisted metal clamps with wing nuts.
Provenance: 
Science Museum, Source
2016-10-12
Color: 
Technique: 
Material: 
Inscription: 
MADE IN / QUICKFIT / ENGLAND / 5 LITRE
inscription
Stamped (a) body white; circular logo around white writing; "5 LITRE" below logo; solid white rectangle below inscription