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Tangent Galvanometer in Wooden Box, by Elliott Brothers, London, 19th Century

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Inventory Number: 13039
Object Type:
Place Created: London England United Kingdom Europe
Accession Number: 2003-11
Brief Description: This Tangent Galvanometer is stored in a wooden box with brass handle and iron hook. The galvanometer is 2 connected circles of wood, with a brass and glass dial in the centre. It sits on a circular base, on 3 brass feet. The wire running around each of the circles is covered in a green thread. Two copper coils follow the interior of the circles and connect to 2 brass terminals. There are 4 brass terminals at the front of the object on the base.

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Primary Inscriptions: 'Elliott Brothers / London'
Provenance: Presented by the Marconi Corporation in 2003.
Collection Group: Elliott Collection
Material(s): Brass
Wood
Glass
Copper
Metal
Wire
Iron
thread
Copper
Dimensions:
Height Width Depth Diameter Unit
410 313 230 mm

There are no associated narratives.

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Permalink: http://www.mhs.ox.ac.uk/object/inv/13039

Tangent Galvanometer, by Elliott Brothers, London, 19th Century

preview image for Tangent Galvanometer, by Elliott Brothers, London, 19th Century
Inventory Number: 13039
Object Type:
Place Created: London England United Kingdom Europe
Accession Number: 2003-11
Brief Description: The tangent galvanometer is 2 connected circles of wood, with a brass and glass dial in the centre. It sits on a circular base, on 3 brass feet. The wire running around each of the circles is covered in a green thread. Two copper coils follow the interior of the circles and connect to 2 brass terminals. There are 4 brass terminals at the front of the object on the base.

See narratives.
Primary Inscriptions: 'Elliott Brothers / London'
Provenance: Presented by the Marconi Corporation in 2003.
Collection Group: Elliott Collection
Material(s): Brass
Wood
Glass
Copper
Metal
Wire
Iron
thread
Copper
Dimensions:
Height Width Depth Diameter Unit
410 313 230 mm

There are no associated narratives.

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Permalink: http://www.mhs.ox.ac.uk/object/inv/13039

Box for Tangent Galvanometer, by Elliott Brothers, London, 19th Century

preview image for Box for Tangent Galvanometer, by Elliott Brothers, London, 19th Century
Inventory Number: 13039
Object Type:
Place Created: London England United Kingdom Europe
Accession Number: 2003-11
Brief Description: Wooden box with brass handle and iron hook used to store a tangent galvanometer.

See narratives.
Primary Inscriptions:
Provenance: Presented by the Marconi Corporation in 2003.
Collection Group: Elliott Collection
Material(s): Brass
Wood
Glass
Copper
Metal
Wire
Iron
thread
Copper
Dimensions:
Height Width Depth Diameter Unit
410 313 230 mm

There are no associated narratives.

Image with multimedia irn 47211Image with multimedia irn 47212

Permalink: http://www.mhs.ox.ac.uk/object/inv/13039