Photomicrograph Database

Artifact ID DK 0176A/0362
Negative Number 1531
Magnification 400x
Etchant AH/HP
Photo Date 1/18/1993


high-tin bronze



Metallographic Description

This transverse-mounted sample has largely corroded, leaving behind only what are probably islands of alpha and a pseudomorphic structure of fine lines. The beta and needles have corroded. It was probably a quenched beta-tin martensite.

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