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Large Main Condenser With Case, by Marconi Company, London, Early 20th Century

Inventory Number: 58903
Object Type:
Place Created: London England United Kingdom Europe
Accession Number: 2004-9/637
Brief Description: Large Main Condenser in red-coloured varnished wood case, with jute? rope handles upon both side ends of case. With iron components, brass components and light-coloured circular wooden knob (possibly maple or sycamore) upon upper surface of case. Interior of case unrevealed. On display, and currently used, with Assorted Copper Busbars And Ebonite Insulators (Inv. Num. 79425).
Primary Inscriptions: "MARCONI'S WIRELESS / TELEGRAPH CO. LTD. / NO. 48130 / LONDON" printed on brass maker's plaque upon upper surface of case. "KEEP OIL / 300º FLASH / INSULATING OIL" printed on brass plaque upon upper surface.
Provenance: Presented by the Marconi Corporation.
Collection Group: Marconi Collection
Material(s): Wood
jute
brass
iron
asbestos
paint

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