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Large Main Morse Key, by Marconi Company, London, Early 20th Century

Inventory Number: 53026
Object Type:
Place Created: London England United Kingdom Europe
Accession Number: 2004-9/634
Brief Description: Large Main Morse Key, with lacquered brass components and ebonite key. With four lacquered brass terminals mounted upon varnished mahogany base, and with long side bar, of similar construction to main key. With some small metal alloy components. Previously associated and catalogued with Large Emergency Morse Key (Inv. Num. 31025).
Primary Inscriptions: "MAG KEY / No 1" printed on brass plaque upon front section of base upper surface. "MAIN" printed on brass plaque upon rear section of base upper surface. "MAG KEY / No 2" printed on brass plaque upon rear section of base upper surface.
Provenance: Presented by the Marconi Corporation.
Collection Group: Marconi Collection
Material(s): Mahogany
brass
metal alloy
ebonite
Fe alloy
Asbestos?

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