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Catalog Number 10645-4789
Title Drawing; John Falter; Graphite; A Simple Bomb
Object Name Drawing
Description Graphite drawing on white paper. Drawing of a mechanism labeled "a simple bomb". The mechanism has a handle--"Push to make // bomb go off"--at the top followed by two rectangles--pistons with "Vinegar" in the left rectangle and "Solution // of // Soda // + // Water"--connected by rods. A glass globe is connected to the rectangles with tubes. The elements of the mechanism are labeled. On the reverse side is a short note and a drawing of a gate.
Material Paper, Graphite
Medium Graphite
Artist Falter, John P.
Made Falter, John P.
Place of Origin USA: Nebraska (Richardson), Falls City
Height (in) 10.938
Width (in) 8.438
People Falter, John Philip, 1910-1982
Other Name Drawing
Credit line John P. Falter, Lafayette Hill, Pennsylvania
Collection Falter, John P. Collection