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Bank Of Six Leyden Jar Condensers, 1900

Inventory Number: 24931
Object Type:
Accession Number: 2004-9/156
Brief Description: Bank Of Six Leyden Jar Condensers, connected longitudinally by brass rods through the cap terminals, each pair connected externally by copper bands, each jar with mahogany lid and multi-wire internal contacts and chains, in felt-lined teak? box. Used in early transmitter experiments.
Primary Inscriptions:
Provenance: Presented by the Marconi Corporation.
Collection Group: Marconi Collection
Material(s): Glass
brass
mahogany
teak?
tin (foil)
Aluminium
felt
Dimensions:
Height Width Depth Diameter Unit
380 365 248 mm

Narratives

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Permalink: http://www.mhs.ox.ac.uk/object/inv/24931

Leyden Jar Condenser, 1900

Inventory Number: 24931
Object Type:
Accession Number: 2004-9/156
Brief Description: Amber glass Leyden Jar Condenser.

Part of a bank of six Leyden Jar Condensers, connected longitudinally by brass rods through the cap terminals, each pair connected externally by copper bands, each jar with mahogany lid and multi-wire internal contacts and chains, in felt-lined teak? box. Used in early transmitter experiments.
Primary Inscriptions:
Provenance: Presented by the Marconi Corporation.
Collection Group: Marconi Collection
Material(s): Glass
brass
mahogany
teak?
tin (foil)
Aluminium
felt
Dimensions:
Height Width Depth Diameter Unit
380 365 248 mm

Narratives

Image with multimedia irn 35415Image with multimedia irn 35416Image with multimedia irn 35417

Permalink: http://www.mhs.ox.ac.uk/object/inv/24931

Leyden Jar Condenser, 1900

Inventory Number: 24931
Object Type:
Accession Number: 2004-9/156
Brief Description: Amber glass Leyden Jar Condenser.

Part of a bank of six Leyden Jar Condensers, connected longitudinally by brass rods through the cap terminals, each pair connected externally by copper bands, each jar with mahogany lid and multi-wire internal contacts and chains, in felt-lined teak? box. Used in early transmitter experiments.
Primary Inscriptions:
Provenance: Presented by the Marconi Corporation.
Collection Group: Marconi Collection
Material(s): Glass
brass
mahogany
teak?
tin (foil)
Aluminium
felt
Dimensions:
Height Width Depth Diameter Unit
380 365 248 mm

Narratives

Image with multimedia irn 35415Image with multimedia irn 35416Image with multimedia irn 35417

Permalink: http://www.mhs.ox.ac.uk/object/inv/24931

Leyden Jar Condensers, 1900

Inventory Number: 24931
Object Type:
Accession Number: 2004-9/156
Brief Description: Amber glass Leyden Jar Condenser.

Part of a bank of six Leyden Jar Condensers, connected longitudinally by brass rods through the cap terminals, each pair connected externally by copper bands, each jar with mahogany lid and multi-wire internal contacts and chains, in felt-lined teak? box. Used in early transmitter experiments.
Primary Inscriptions:
Provenance: Presented by the Marconi Corporation.
Collection Group: Marconi Collection
Material(s): Glass
brass
mahogany
teak?
tin (foil)
Aluminium
felt
Dimensions:
Height Width Depth Diameter Unit
380 365 248 mm

Narratives

Image with multimedia irn 35415Image with multimedia irn 35416Image with multimedia irn 35417

Permalink: http://www.mhs.ox.ac.uk/object/inv/24931

Leyden Jar Condenser, 1900

Inventory Number: 24931
Object Type:
Accession Number: 2004-9/156
Brief Description: Amber glass Leyden Jar Condenser.

Part of a bank of six Leyden Jar Condensers, connected longitudinally by brass rods through the cap terminals, each pair connected externally by copper bands, each jar with mahogany lid and multi-wire internal contacts and chains, in felt-lined teak? box. Used in early transmitter experiments.
Primary Inscriptions:
Provenance: Presented by the Marconi Corporation.
Collection Group: Marconi Collection
Material(s): Glass
brass
mahogany
teak?
tin (foil)
Aluminium
felt
Dimensions:
Height Width Depth Diameter Unit
380 365 248 mm

Narratives

Image with multimedia irn 35415Image with multimedia irn 35416Image with multimedia irn 35417

Permalink: http://www.mhs.ox.ac.uk/object/inv/24931

Leyden Jar Condenser, 1900

Inventory Number: 24931
Object Type:
Accession Number: 2004-9/156
Brief Description: Amber glass Leyden Jar Condenser.

Part of a bank of six Leyden Jar Condensers, connected longitudinally by brass rods through the cap terminals, each pair connected externally by copper bands, each jar with mahogany lid and multi-wire internal contacts and chains, in felt-lined teak? box. Used in early transmitter experiments.
Primary Inscriptions:
Provenance: Presented by the Marconi Corporation.
Collection Group: Marconi Collection
Material(s): Glass
brass
mahogany
teak?
tin (foil)
Aluminium
felt
Dimensions:
Height Width Depth Diameter Unit
380 365 248 mm

Narratives

Image with multimedia irn 35415Image with multimedia irn 35416Image with multimedia irn 35417

Permalink: http://www.mhs.ox.ac.uk/object/inv/24931

Leyden Jar Condenser, 1900

Inventory Number: 24931
Object Type:
Accession Number: 2004-9/156
Brief Description: Amber glass Leyden Jar Condenser.

Part of a bank of six Leyden Jar Condensers, connected longitudinally by brass rods through the cap terminals, each pair connected externally by copper bands, each jar with mahogany lid and multi-wire internal contacts and chains, in felt-lined teak? box. Used in early transmitter experiments.
Primary Inscriptions:
Provenance: Presented by the Marconi Corporation.
Collection Group: Marconi Collection
Material(s): Glass
brass
mahogany
teak?
tin (foil)
Aluminium
felt
Dimensions:
Height Width Depth Diameter Unit
380 365 248 mm

Narratives

Image with multimedia irn 35415Image with multimedia irn 35416Image with multimedia irn 35417

Permalink: http://www.mhs.ox.ac.uk/object/inv/24931

Wooden Box for Leyden Jar Condenser, 1900

Inventory Number: 24931
Object Type:
Accession Number: 2004-9/156
Brief Description: Rectangular felt-lined wooden box containing a bank of six Leyden Jar Condensers, connected longitudinally by brass rods through the cap terminals, each pair connected externally by copper bands, each jar with mahogany lid and multi-wire internal contacts and chains, in felt-lined teak? box. Used in early transmitter experiments.
Primary Inscriptions:
Provenance: Presented by the Marconi Corporation.
Collection Group: Marconi Collection
Material(s): Glass
brass
mahogany
teak?
tin (foil)
Aluminium
felt
Dimensions:
Height Width Depth Diameter Unit
380 365 248 mm

Narratives

Image with multimedia irn 35415Image with multimedia irn 35416Image with multimedia irn 35417

Permalink: http://www.mhs.ox.ac.uk/object/inv/24931

Brass Rod and Cap Terminals for Leyden Jar Condenser, 1900

Inventory Number: 24931
Object Type:
Accession Number: 2004-9/156
Brief Description: Three circular mahogany lids with brass chains connected by a brass rod.

Part of a bank of six Leyden Jar Condensers, connected longitudinally by brass rods through the cap terminals, each pair connected externally by copper bands, each jar with mahogany lid and multi-wire internal contacts and chains, in felt-lined teak? box. Used in early transmitter experiments.
Primary Inscriptions:
Provenance: Presented by the Marconi Corporation.
Collection Group: Marconi Collection
Material(s): Glass
brass
mahogany
teak?
tin (foil)
Aluminium
felt
Dimensions:
Height Width Depth Diameter Unit
380 365 248 mm

Narratives

Image with multimedia irn 35415Image with multimedia irn 35416Image with multimedia irn 35417

Permalink: http://www.mhs.ox.ac.uk/object/inv/24931

Lid with Brass Chain for Leyden Jar Condenser, 1900

Inventory Number: 24931
Object Type:
Accession Number: 2004-9/156
Brief Description: Circular mahogany lid with brass chain.

Part of a bank of six Leyden Jar Condensers, connected longitudinally by brass rods through the cap terminals, each pair connected externally by copper bands, each jar with mahogany lid and multi-wire internal contacts and chains, in felt-lined teak? box. Used in early transmitter experiments.
Primary Inscriptions:
Provenance: Presented by the Marconi Corporation.
Collection Group: Marconi Collection
Material(s): Glass
brass
mahogany
teak?
tin (foil)
Aluminium
felt
Dimensions:
Height Width Depth Diameter Unit
380 365 248 mm

Narratives

Image with multimedia irn 35415Image with multimedia irn 35416Image with multimedia irn 35417

Permalink: http://www.mhs.ox.ac.uk/object/inv/24931

Lid with Brass Chain for Leyden Jar Condenser, 1900

Inventory Number: 24931
Object Type:
Accession Number: 2004-9/156
Brief Description: Circular mahogany lid with brass chain.

Part of a bank of six Leyden Jar Condensers, connected longitudinally by brass rods through the cap terminals, each pair connected externally by copper bands, each jar with mahogany lid and multi-wire internal contacts and chains, in felt-lined teak? box. Used in early transmitter experiments.
Primary Inscriptions:
Provenance: Presented by the Marconi Corporation.
Collection Group: Marconi Collection
Material(s): Glass
brass
mahogany
teak?
tin (foil)
Aluminium
felt
Dimensions:
Height Width Depth Diameter Unit
380 365 248 mm

Narratives

Image with multimedia irn 35415Image with multimedia irn 35416Image with multimedia irn 35417

Permalink: http://www.mhs.ox.ac.uk/object/inv/24931

Lid with Brass Chain for Leyden Jar Condenser, 1900

Inventory Number: 24931
Object Type:
Accession Number: 2004-9/156
Brief Description: Circular mahogany lid with brass chain.

Part of a bank of six Leyden Jar Condensers, connected longitudinally by brass rods through the cap terminals, each pair connected externally by copper bands, each jar with mahogany lid and multi-wire internal contacts and chains, in felt-lined teak? box. Used in early transmitter experiments.
Primary Inscriptions:
Provenance: Presented by the Marconi Corporation.
Collection Group: Marconi Collection
Material(s): Glass
brass
mahogany
teak?
tin (foil)
Aluminium
felt
Dimensions:
Height Width Depth Diameter Unit
380 365 248 mm

Narratives

Image with multimedia irn 35415Image with multimedia irn 35416Image with multimedia irn 35417

Permalink: http://www.mhs.ox.ac.uk/object/inv/24931