Four metal tubes rise vertically from a single circular disc which is attached to the steel base. A single projection for attaching a gas line is attached to the disc. Each of the four tubes ends in a nozzle.
Accession Number: 2009.ph.41
Alternative Name: Bunsen Burner
Primary Materials: Metal
Handwritten on the circular base: “T.F.”
On a label on the circular disk: “PHY622”. This refers to the object’s entry in the 1978 catalogue.
Dimensions (cm): Height = 11.5cm, Diameter of base = 7
Function: Providing heat via a gas flame.
Good. The object is in good condition. The four vertical tubes are discoloured in places from use.
Manufacturer: Anderson & Forrester, Denver
Date of Manufacture: 20th Century
University of Toronto Department of Physics
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