Ready Reckoner Device for X-ray Crystallography

Made:
1935-1955 in London
maker:
Unknown

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Ready-reckoner, device used in X-ray crystallography, consisting of wooden board with paper strips, unsigned, London, 1935-1955. From a collection relating to the X-ray crystallography research carried out by Dame Kathleen Lonsdale at University College London.

Details

Category:
Experimental Chemistry
Object Number:
1993-421/26/1
Materials:
mahogany (wood) and paper (fibre product)
Measurements:
paper scales: 240 mm x 12 mm,
base: 28 mm x 213 mm x 280 mm,
overall weight: 1.13kg
type:
calculator
taxonomy:
  • tools and equipment
  • equipment
credit:
Gift of University College London, in memory of Dame Kathleen Lonsdale