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Mid Section, Howell Torpedo No. 24, #2013-001-002

<p>The mid-section of Howell torpedo undergoing electrolytic reduction while submerged in a chemical solution in a blue plastic treatment tank. Wires project from the direct circuit power supply set on a wood plank above the tank and connected to the exterior and interior of the mid-section.</p>
Title: Mid Section, Howell Torpedo No. 24, #2013-001-002
Caption: The mid-section of Howell torpedo undergoing electrolytic reduction.
Description: The mid-section of Howell torpedo undergoing electrolysis in February 20015 to help remove any soluble salts from the artifact.
Accession #: 2013-001-002
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