Marconi's Parabolic Receiver, by Guglielmo Marconi, England, c. 1896
Inventory Number: 31092
Date: c. 1896
Maker Details: Made by Guglielmo Marconi.
Size: 620 x 395 x 820 mm (maximum extremities of reflector)
Materials: Wood, copper, nickel, glass, assorted metals.
Other Given Number(s): Christie's 1, Science Museum Loan 1928-129.
Marconi's Parabolic Receiver, with glass coherer, nickel-plated terminals, copper wings and tapper. With curved copper reflector, and wooden ends & supports. Previously used, associated and catalogued with Marconi's Parabolic Transmitter (Inv. Num. 53586).