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Side-Lever Morse Key, by Marconi Company, English, c. 1910

Inventory Number: 12506
Object Type:
Place Created: England United Kingdom Europe
Accession Number: 2004-9/436
Brief Description: Side-Lever Morse Key, on teak base with assorted lacquered brass components. Brass components include a side-lever connecting contact terminal to a further terminal, four terminals and a morse key. With ebonite morse key handle and polished black bakelite side-lever handle. Base slightly damaged. Lacking maker's plate, but of similar design and manufacture to other Marconi-made Morse Keys of this approximate date.
Primary Inscriptions: None
Provenance: Presented by the Marconi Corporation.
Collection Group: Marconi Collection
Material(s): Mahogany
ebonite
brass
bakelite.
Dimensions:
Height Width Depth Diameter Unit
230 125 100 mm

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