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Large Dial Voltmeter, by Electric Construction Company, Wolverhampton, 1969

Inventory Number: 13409
Object Type:
Accession Number: 2011-13/3
Brief Description: Voltmeter by ECC. Wooden body with large meter window. Scale ranging from 0-15. Two terminals to top. Inscription on plaque to back. Four rubber feet to base.
ECC is Electric Construction Company, Wolverhampton, which made equipment associated with large-scale electrical installations such as tramways. For the history of the Electric Construction Company, see http://www.historywebsite.co.uk/Museum/Engineering/Electrical/ECC.htm
Primary Inscriptions: ECC logo on dial face. Plaque on back: "PRESENTED BY | LINDA SAUNDERS | JUNE 1969"
Provenance: Presented by Headington School, Oxford, in 2011.
Collection Group:
Material(s): Wood
Metal
Glass
Bakelite?
rubber
Dimensions:
Height Width Depth Diameter Unit
298 293 93 mm

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