Filter Papers

Chemical Engineering

Accession Number: 2018.che.129

Description:

A cylindrical unopened container of paper filters. The container is made from natural tree bark and contains five hundred “No. 00R” 11cm paper filters.

The top and bottom surface are covered in a manufacturer’s label that is orange in colour.

Alternative Name:

J. H. Munktells Unrivalled Genuine Swedish Filtering Paper

Primary Materials: Wood, Paper

Dimensions (cm): Height = 13, Diameter = 12.5.

Function:

Disposable paper filters for chemical operations.

Condition:

Good : There is some damage to the top and bottom labels.

Manufacturer: J. H. Munktell, Sweden

Date of Manufacture: Early 20th century

Provenance:

This artifact was acquired by the UTSIC collection from the University of Toronto Department of Chemical Engineering and Applied Chemistry on June 15th, 2018.