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Bank Of Six Leyden Jar Condensers, 1900

Inventory Number: 17579
Object Type:
Accession Number: 2004-9/155
Brief Description: Bank Of Six Leyden Jar Condensers, connected longitudinally by lacquered brass rods through the cap terminals, each pair connected externally by copper bands, each jar with mahogany lid and multi-wire internal contacts, in felt-lined mahogany box. Used in early transmitter experiments.
Primary Inscriptions: None
Provenance: Presented by the Marconi Corporation.
Collection Group: Marconi Collection
Material(s): Glass
brass
mahogany
felt.
Dimensions:
Height Width Depth Diameter Unit
365 250 340 mm

Narratives

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Permalink: http://www.mhs.ox.ac.uk/object/inv/17579

Leyden Jar Condenser

Inventory Number: 17579
Object Type:
Accession Number: 2004-9/155
Brief Description: Leyden Jar Condenser, with mahogany lid and multi-wire internal contacts. Used in early transmitter experiments.
Primary Inscriptions: None
Provenance: Presented by the Marconi Corporation.
Collection Group: Marconi Collection
Material(s): Glass
brass
mahogany
felt.
Dimensions:
Height Width Depth Diameter Unit
365 250 340 mm

Narratives

Image with multimedia irn 35256Image with multimedia irn 35257Image with multimedia irn 35258

Permalink: http://www.mhs.ox.ac.uk/object/inv/17579

Leyden Jar Condenser

Inventory Number: 17579
Object Type:
Accession Number: 2004-9/155
Brief Description: Leyden Jar Condenser, with mahogany lid and multi-wire internal contacts. Used in early transmitter experiments.
Primary Inscriptions: None
Provenance: Presented by the Marconi Corporation.
Collection Group: Marconi Collection
Material(s): Glass
brass
mahogany
felt.
Dimensions:
Height Width Depth Diameter Unit
365 250 340 mm

Narratives

Image with multimedia irn 35256Image with multimedia irn 35257Image with multimedia irn 35258

Permalink: http://www.mhs.ox.ac.uk/object/inv/17579

Leyden Jar Condenser

Inventory Number: 17579
Object Type:
Accession Number: 2004-9/155
Brief Description: Leyden Jar Condenser, with mahogany lid and multi-wire internal contacts. Used in early transmitter experiments.
Primary Inscriptions: None
Provenance: Presented by the Marconi Corporation.
Collection Group: Marconi Collection
Material(s): Glass
brass
mahogany
felt.
Dimensions:
Height Width Depth Diameter Unit
365 250 340 mm

Narratives

Image with multimedia irn 35256Image with multimedia irn 35257Image with multimedia irn 35258

Permalink: http://www.mhs.ox.ac.uk/object/inv/17579

Leyden Jar Condenser

Inventory Number: 17579
Object Type:
Accession Number: 2004-9/155
Brief Description: Leyden Jar Condenser, with mahogany lid and multi-wire internal contacts. Used in early transmitter experiments.
Primary Inscriptions: None
Provenance: Presented by the Marconi Corporation.
Collection Group: Marconi Collection
Material(s): Glass
brass
mahogany
felt.
Dimensions:
Height Width Depth Diameter Unit
365 250 340 mm

Narratives

Image with multimedia irn 35256Image with multimedia irn 35257Image with multimedia irn 35258

Permalink: http://www.mhs.ox.ac.uk/object/inv/17579

Leyden Jar Condenser

Inventory Number: 17579
Object Type:
Accession Number: 2004-9/155
Brief Description: Leyden Jar Condenser, with mahogany lid and multi-wire internal contacts. Used in early transmitter experiments.
Primary Inscriptions: None
Provenance: Presented by the Marconi Corporation.
Collection Group: Marconi Collection
Material(s): Glass
brass
mahogany
felt.
Dimensions:
Height Width Depth Diameter Unit
365 250 340 mm

Narratives

Image with multimedia irn 35256Image with multimedia irn 35257Image with multimedia irn 35258

Permalink: http://www.mhs.ox.ac.uk/object/inv/17579

Leyden Jar Condenser

Inventory Number: 17579
Object Type:
Accession Number: 2004-9/155
Brief Description: Leyden Jar Condenser, with mahogany lid and multi-wire internal contacts. Used in early transmitter experiments.
Primary Inscriptions: None
Provenance: Presented by the Marconi Corporation.
Collection Group: Marconi Collection
Material(s): Glass
brass
mahogany
felt.
Dimensions:
Height Width Depth Diameter Unit
365 250 340 mm

Narratives

Image with multimedia irn 35256Image with multimedia irn 35257Image with multimedia irn 35258

Permalink: http://www.mhs.ox.ac.uk/object/inv/17579