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Water Current Meter and case, by Elliott Brothers, London, 19th Century

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Inventory Number: 12999
Object Type:
Place Created: London England United Kingdom Europe
Accession Number: 2003-11
Brief Description: Water Current Meter, by Elliott Brothers, London. Meter has a circular brass dial, marked 0-210 on the outside and 0-8 on the inner dial with a pointer at the bottom. On the proper right hand side is a metal propeller. Meter has a wooden box which also contains a screwdriver and unknown liquid in glass jar with dropper, possibly oil for lubrication.

12999.1 - Wooden Case for Water Current Meter, with baize lining on wooden supports.
12999.2 - Water Current Meter, with a circular brass dial, marked 0-210 on the outside and 0-8 on the inner dial with a pointer at the bottom. On the proper right hand side is a metal propeller.
12999.3 - Screwdriver with black handle.
12999.4 - Unknown liquid in glass jar with dropper, possibly oil for lubrication.
Primary Inscriptions: 'ELLIOTT BROS. / LONDON'
Provenance: Presented by the Marconi Corporation in 2003.
Collection Group: Elliott Collection
Material(s): Metal
Glass
Felt
Brass
Bakelite?
Liquid
Wood
Dimensions:
Height Width Depth Diameter Unit
68 223 62 mm

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