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Electrostatic Cabinet with Accessories, by W. & S. Jones, London, c. 1830

preview image for Electrostatic Cabinet with Accessories, by W. & S. Jones, London, c. 1830
Inventory Number: 82608
Object Type:
Place Created: London England United Kingdom Europe
Accession Number: 1963-22
Brief Description: Large mahogany cabinet with door and drawer. The cabinet is fitted so as to hold various accessories and an electrostatic machine in place. There are three Iron keys that come with the cabinet. The drawer is locked.
Primary Inscriptions: "W. & S. JONES Philosophical, Mathematical, and Optical Instrument Makers, At the Archimedes, No. 30 Lower Holborn, London. (Nearly opposite Furnival's Inn.)" (label in cabinet)
Provenance: Purchase from Roger Warner, Antiques, Burford, Oxfordshire in 1963
Collection Group:
Material(s): Wood
Iron
Copper Alloy
Paper
Dimensions:
Height Width Depth Diameter Unit
786 712 490 mm

Narratives

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File The Electrician's Guide by Francis West, 1845 (application/pdf) with multimedia irn 54987

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