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Main Starter Switch, Early 20th Century

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Inventory Number: 39443
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Accession Number: 2004-9/179
Brief Description: Main Starter Switch (24 Volts, 0.25 kW), in black-painted lattice iron casing with progressive switch with black-painted handle and copper points. Including variable A.C. generator control with celluloid? label and bakelite? dial. With four brass double-screw terminals marked "A.G.F.", "ARM", "MAIN", "FIELD". Previously catalogued with similar Main Starter Switch (Inv. Num. 92107).
Primary Inscriptions: "VOLTS 24 / .25 K.W. / NO 45963" on brass plaque on upper surface.
Provenance: Presented by the Marconi Corporation.
Collection Group: Marconi Collection
Material(s): Iron
Height Width Depth Diameter Unit
155 150 180 mm

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