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Dial Pattern Kelvin Ampere Gauge, by James White, Glasgow, c. 1890

preview image for Dial Pattern Kelvin Ampere Gauge, by James White, Glasgow, c. 1890
Inventory Number: 26647
Object Type:
Persons: James White (Maker)
Date Created: c. 1890
Place Created: Glasgow Scotland United Kingdom Europe
Accession Number: 1980-24
Brief Description: Kelvin industrial ammeter (no. 2262). Large cylindrical copper alloy apparatus with four bolts protruding out the back. Glass face revealing an inner mechanism including metal and plastic(?) components, string, and wire. Includes a large scale and indicator.
Provenance: Presented by T. A. J. Green. Associated with Lord Kelvin.
Collection Group:
Material(s): Metal
Plastic(?)
Textile
Dimensions:
Height Width Depth Diameter Unit
133 250 mm

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