Five bottles of eutectic alloys of various metals

Made:
1885 in London

Five bottles of eutectic alloys of various metals to show the percentage which gives an alloy of the lowest melting point.

Details

Category:
Heat
Object Number:
1885-16
Materials:
bismuth, cadmium, glass, lead, tin and zinc
Measurements:
each jar: 100 x 55 mm
type:
eutectic alloy
credit:
Normal School of Science (Physical Laboratory, via Dr. F. Guthrie)

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