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Discharge Tube

Inventory Number: 22970
Object Type:
Accession Number: 1969-60/part?
Brief Description: Long glass discharge tube containing three metal cylinders one at each end and one in the middle. There are metal tubes protruding from each of the metal cylinders and through the ends of the glass tube. The metal has transferred colour to the glass so that there are strips of green and purple on the glass.
Collection Group:
Material(s): Glass
copper alloy
Height Width Depth Diameter Unit
99 820 300 mm


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