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Coolidge X-Ray Tube, by General Electric, USA, c. 1940

Inventory Number: 10006
Object Type:
Place Created: USA North America
Accession Number: 1969-30/1
Brief Description: A water cooled X-ray gun for crystallographic analysis with copper target and iron electrodes. Used for crystallographic analysis, especially copper. With rubber/plastic sheath-type grip.
Primary Inscriptions: "CA6 / COOLIDGE / [GE logo] / TUBE / MADE IN USA" stamped on exterior glass surface.
Provenance: Transferred from the Department of Chemical Crystallography, University of Oxford in 1969 per. Mr. F. Welch and Prof. H. M. Powell
Collection Group:
Material(s): Glass
assorted metals
Height Width Depth Diameter Unit
310 mm

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