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Medical Electrostatic Machine, by George Adams, London, 1786

Inventory Number: 78492
Object Type:
Persons: George Adams
Date Created: 1786
Place Created: London England United Kingdom Europe
Accession Number:
Brief Description: Upright cylinder with worm gearing for medical frictional generator.
Primary Inscriptions: Unsigned and undated
Provenance: Not ascertained. Associated with G Adams, Jnr and Dr John Birch
Collection Group:
Material(s): Copper alloy
Fe alloy
glass
pigment
wood
leather
textile
Dimensions:
Height Width Depth Diameter Unit
410 283 210 mm

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