Templates from Crick and Watson's DNA molecular model

Made:
1953
maker:
Unknown
20 metal plates representing the pyrimidines cytosine and thymine, and 18 metal plates representing the purines, Two of 20 metal plates representing the pyrimidines cytosine and thymine, and 18 metal plates representing the purines,

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20 metal plates representing the pyrimidines cytosine and thymine, and 18 metal plates representing the purines,
Science Museum Group Collection
© The Board of Trustees of the Science Museum

Two of 20 metal plates representing the pyrimidines cytosine and thymine, and 18 metal plates representing the purines,
Science Museum Group Collection
© The Board of Trustees of the Science Museum

Metal plate representing the base thymine (T). Used in the original Crick and Watson DNA model.

Details

Category:
Biochemistry
Object Number:
1977-300 Pt2
Measurements:
overall (laying flat): 20 mm x 560 mm x 230 mm, .271kg
type:
molecular model
taxonomy:
  • visual and verbal communication
  • model - representation
credit:
Watson, Henry C.