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Black Body Radiation Slide Rule, by A. G. Thornton Ltd, English, 1950s

Inventory Number: 91820
Object Type:
Place Created: England United Kingdom Europe
Accession Number: 2002-18/2
Brief Description: Straight slide rule with cursor in black card carry case. Scales reproduced from Admiralty Research Laboratory version: see 35464 (and 84379).
Primary Inscriptions: "CROWN COPYRIGHT RESERVED. / ADMIRALTY RESEARCH LABORATORY, TEDDINGTON." on slider; "A. G. THORNTON LTD" and "MADE IN ENGLAND" on stock under slider; "T.R.E. 2733" written in ink on reverse.
Provenance: Presented by Dr Ernest Putley in 2002.
Collection Group:
Material(s): Wood and plastic-laminated paper
Height Width Depth Diameter Unit
454 98 18 mm

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