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Henley Quadrant Pattern Electrometer, by W. &. S. Jones, London, c. 1830

Inventory Number: 96027
Object Type: quadrant
Place Created: London England United Kingdom Europe
Accession Number: 1963-22
Brief Description: Wooden pillar on brass fitting, attached ivory semicircle with scale 0 to 180. Pivoted index rod with pith ball. Part of W. & S. Jones electrostatic cabinet
Primary Inscriptions: Signed: "W. & S. JONES / HOLBORN / LONDON"
Provenance: Purchased from Roger Warner, Antiques
Collection Group:
Material(s): wood
glass
Copper alloy
ivory
pith
wax/resin?
Dimensions:
Height Width Depth Diameter Unit
455 353 152 mm

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