Five wooden molecular model balls

Made:
c. 1810 in Manchester

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Five wooden balls, made by Peter Ewart of Manchester, c.1810, and used by John Dalton for demonstrating his atomic theory, c, 1810-1842.

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Category:
Scientific Instruments & Research
Object Number:
Y1997.6.53
type:
molecular model
credit:
Gift of Manchester Literary & Philosophical Society
status:
Permanent collection

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