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Electrostatic Luminous Spiral Discharge Tube, English, c. 1860

Inventory Number: 67226
Object Type:
Place Created: United Kingdom (England) Europe
Accession Number: 1970-25
Brief Description: A glass tube with foil pieces along its length allowing for the discharge of electricity. The glass terminates with copper alloy spheres.
Primary Inscriptions: Unsigned and undated
Provenance: Purchased from R. Hammond Esq
Collection Group:
Material(s): Glass
Foil
Copper Alloy
Dimensions:
Height Width Depth Diameter Unit
325 31 mm

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