Crystals produced in the kilns when burning the ba

Made:
1878

Crystals produced in the kilns when burning the basic bricks used to line the Bessemer converters in the Thomas-Gilchrist process, at Blaenavon Iron Works, South Wales, 1878, examined by Professor Maskelyne, and pronounced to be Diopside, communicated by Percy C. Gilchrist with 3440-3449

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Category:
Metallurgy
Object Number:
1889-164/3450
type:
specimen
taxonomy:
  • sample
credit:
John Percy Collection
status:
Permanent collection

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