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Material
METAL-STEEL;
Description
Small round aluminum pot. The pot has aflanged rim. Imprinted on the outside of the pot is 'GR, F, E, 22'.
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Category
TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT FOR SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY
Sub-Category
CHEMICAL TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT
Description
Small round aluminum pot. The pot has aflanged rim. Imprinted on the outside of the pot is 'GR, F, E, 22'.
History Of Use
Round aluminum pot. Presumably this pot was used at the Telkwa Creamery which operated from 1939-1969. In addition, it is presumable that this pot was used to hold butter as it was heated over a flame in order that the moisture content of the butter could be measured.
Material
METAL-STEEL;
Height
5
Diameter
Outside: 6.8
Units Of Measurement
Centimeters
Accession No.
1983.23.1 b
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
Images
Material
METAL-STEEL;
Description
Flexible metal wire tongs. These tongs consist of one piece of wire that has been shaped into tongs. One end of the tongs is coiled once then flares out to form the sides. These pieces then cross over each other to form loops where the wire ends. The ends of the wire were soldered but are now b…
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Category
TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT FOR SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY
Sub-Category
CHEMICAL TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT
Description
Flexible metal wire tongs. These tongs consist of one piece of wire that has been shaped into tongs. One end of the tongs is coiled once then flares out to form the sides. These pieces then cross over each other to form loops where the wire ends. The ends of the wire were soldered but are now broken. When the sides are compressed together the loops flare out to the sides.
History Of Use
Flexible metal wire tongs used to hold a small metal pot over a flame. Presumably these tongs were used at the Telkwa Creamery which operated from 1939-1969. The tongs held a pot which was heated over a flame in order that the moisture content of the butter could be measured.
Material
METAL-STEEL;
Height
1
Width
4
Length
19.5
Units Of Measurement
Centimeters
Accession No.
1983.23.1 c
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
Images
Material
METAL-STEEL;
Description
A brass colored spirit burner with glass lid. a) The Reservoir which is cylindrical with an opening smaller than the diameter. The opening of the reservoir has a smaller opening inside where a wick holder is located. b) A 3.5 cm X 4 cm. glass lid sits upon the reservoir. The lid is basically dome…
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Category
TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT FOR SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY
Sub-Category
CHEMICAL TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT
Description
A brass colored spirit burner with glass lid. a) The Reservoir which is cylindrical with an opening smaller than the diameter. The opening of the reservoir has a smaller opening inside where a wick holder is located. b) A 3.5 cm X 4 cm. glass lid sits upon the reservoir. The lid is basically dome shaped. The top of the lid has an impressed circle on it. The inside of the lid is etched for 1.5 cm from the bottom up c) The wick holder consists of a 3 cm. long pipe with a 1.8 cm. diam. section of metal encircling it, close to one end. Inside the pipe are many strands of thread hanging out from both ends. .
History Of Use
Spirit burner presumably used at the Telkwa Creamery which operated from 1939-1969. This metal spirit burner used as a source of heat in which butter was heated over the flame of the burner. As a result of heating, the moisture content of the butter cou
Material
METAL-STEEL;
Height
8
Diameter
Outside: 4.4
Units Of Measurement
Centimeters
Number Of Parts
3
Accession No.
1983.23.26 a-c
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
Images