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Magnetic Key Relay, by Marconi Company, London, Early 20th Century

Inventory Number: 99331
Object Type:
Place Created: London England United Kingdom Europe
Accession Number: 2004-9/635
Brief Description: Magnetic Key Relay, with two black-painted small cylinders (of unknown material) and steel flat connectors attached to lacquered brass gallow-type mounting. In addition, cylinders have teak? upper and lower mountings. With six lacquered brass terminals mounted on upper surface of teak bease, all labelled with brass plaques. Also with brass maker's plaque.
Primary Inscriptions: "MARCONI'S WIRELESS / TELEGRAPH CO. LTD. / NO. 54160 LONDON" printed on brass maker's plaque upon front surface of base. See Documents for full inscriptions.
Provenance: Presented by the Marconi Corporation.
Collection Group: Marconi Collection
Material(s): Teak
brass
steel
wood
paint

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