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Electric Syphon, by W. & S. Jones, London, c. 1830

Inventory Number: 85278
Object Type:
Place Created: London United Kingdom (England) Europe
Accession Number: 1963-22
Brief Description: Part of W. & S. Jones electrostatic cabinet, originally stored in deal partitioned box. Circular metal cap with pointed metal siphon on one side and thin curved metal piece attached in two places on the other.
Primary Inscriptions: Unsigned and undated.
Provenance: Purchased from Roger Warner, Antiques
Collection Group:
Material(s): Metal
Height Width Depth Diameter Unit
90 44 mm


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