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Magnetic Detector with lid, by Marconi's Wireless Telegraph Company

Inventory Number: 15235
Object Type:
Accession Number:
Brief Description: Magnetic Detector, with screw tension adjustment, and mahogany base with removable glass-topped lid. With four brass terminals mounted on ebonite blocks, on each side. Terminals are marked E, T, T, A (Earth, Aerial) on each side. Lid attaches to base with two press-release buttons on each side. Two brass plaques, one on top of the base and the other on the side of the base.
Primary Inscriptions: "Marconi's Wireless / Telegraph Co Ltd / No 45486 London" on plaque on upper surface of object
Provenance:
Collection Group: Marconi Collection
Material(s): Glass
Wood
Iron
Metal alloy
Wire
Dimensions:
Height Width Depth Diameter Unit
280 500 250 mm

There are no associated narratives.

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Lid of Magnetic Detector, by Marconi's Wireless Telegraph Company

Inventory Number: 15235
Object Type:
Accession Number:
Brief Description: Removable glass-topped lid for Magnetic Detector. Lid attaches case with two press-release buttons on each side.
Primary Inscriptions:
Provenance:
Collection Group: Marconi Collection
Material(s): Glass
Wood
Iron
Metal alloy
Wire
Dimensions:
Height Width Depth Diameter Unit
280 500 250 mm

There are no associated narratives.

Permalink: http://www.mhs.ox.ac.uk/object/inv/15235

Magnetic Detector, by Marconi's Wireless Telegraph Company

Inventory Number: 15235
Object Type:
Accession Number:
Brief Description: Magnetic Detector, with screw tension adjustment, and mahogany base. With four brass terminals mounted on ebonite blocks, on each side. Terminals are marked E, T, T, A (Earth, Aerial) on each side. Two brass plaques, one on top of the base and the other on the side of the base.
Primary Inscriptions: "Marconi's Wireless / Telegraph Co Ltd / No 45486 London" on plaque on upper surface of object
Provenance:
Collection Group: Marconi Collection
Material(s): Glass
Wood
Iron
Metal alloy
Wire
Dimensions:
Height Width Depth Diameter Unit
280 500 250 mm

There are no associated narratives.

Permalink: http://www.mhs.ox.ac.uk/object/inv/15235