Combustion bomb for carbon dating

Made:
1996 in Moline

Combustion bomb by the Parr Instrument Company, Moline, Illinois, United States, 1996, marked 599HC2 T136 052996 6195, with firing unit, tripod stand, and one combustion cup. Used at the British Museum, Department of Scientific Research, for carbon-14 dating of organic materials from 1996.

Details

Category:
X-rays
Object Number:
2001-551
type:
combustion bomb
credit:
British Museum, Department of Scientific Research
status:
Permanent collection

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