Accession Number: 2009.ph.40
A metal tube rises vertically from a circular steel base. Just above the base is a projection at perpendicular to the tube for attaching a gas line. Opposite to this projection is a knob. Directly above the knob is an air vent. The top is capped with a narrow nozzle.
Primary Materials: Metal
On a paper label wrapped around the vertical tube: “PHY609”. This refers to the object’s entry in the 1978 catalogue.
Dimensions (cm): Height = 16cm, Diameter of base = 7.8
Providing a heat source through the burning of gas .
Fair. The objected is rusted around the base and lower part of the vertical tube. It shows some signs of use in the form of scratches and discolouration.
Date of Manufacture:
University of Toronto Department of Physics