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Crookes Vacuum Discharge Tube, by C. H. Gimingham, 1879

Inventory Number: 76040
Object Type:
Accession Number: 1927-18
Brief Description: Tube with glass barrier with hole and small aluminium star in cathode rays.
Primary Inscriptions: Engraved on glass: "Conrad W. Cooke/May 1879/CHG''
Provenance: Amongst the possessions of R. T. Gunther on his death. Accession and previous provenance yet to be established conclusively. Formerly in the Conrad Cooke Collection
Collection Group: Gunther Loan collection
Material(s): glass
metal
wax/resin
Dimensions:
Height Width Depth Diameter Unit
200 40 mm

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