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'Marconi' Wavemeter, by Marconi Company, London, 20th Century

Inventory Number: 56547
Object Type:
Place Created: London England United Kingdom Europe
Accession Number: 2004-9/6
Brief Description: 'Marconi' Wavemeter, with small wooden container within turned boxwood crystal case. With leather strap attached to the side of the case. Previously associated and catalogued with Instruction Booklets For Marconi Wavemeters (Inv. Num. 86206).
Primary Inscriptions: "MARCONI'S WIRELESS / TELEGRAPH CO LTD / NO 242990 LONDON" on metal plaque upon front exterior surface. "MARCONI / WAVEMETER" on upper surface of dial.
Provenance: Presented by the Marconi Corporation.
Collection Group: Marconi Collection
Material(s): Boxwood
steel
bakelite?
leather
ebonite.
Dimensions:
Height Width Depth Diameter Unit
116 275 215 mm

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