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Double-Pole Single-Throw Switch, English, Early 20th Century

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Inventory Number: 91708
Object Type:
Place Created: United Kingdom (England) Europe
Accession Number: 2004-9/25
Brief Description: Double-Pole Single-Throw Switch, with black-painted wooden handle attached to a pair of spring-loaded hinged contacts arms. Arms are made of steel and copper alloy and are stamped with country of manufacture. Switch is mounted on ebonite and teak? plinth alongside brass screws.
Primary Inscriptions: "MADE / IN ENGLAND" stamped on side of arm.
Provenance: Presented by the Marconi Corporation.
Collection Group: Marconi Collection
Material(s): Ebonite
wood
teak?
steel
brass
copper alloy.
Dimensions:
Height Width Depth Diameter Unit
80 295 132 mm Max

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