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Tuning Condenser, Italy, c. 1907

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Inventory Number: 41634
Object Type:
Place Created: Italy Europe
Accession Number: 2004-9/438
Brief Description: Tuning Condenser with revolving ebonite dial (scale 0-10) on brass cylinder case upon rectangular ebonite plinth base. With two steel? terminals, and later plastic plaque upon upper surface of plinth base. Similar condensers were found on the 1907 Multiple Tuners. Later plaque is in English but Italian inscription on dial suggests Italy as the country of manufacture. Some metal components slightly corroded. Previously catalogued with other, similar Tuning Condenser (Inv. Num. 28159).
Primary Inscriptions: "AMPLIFICATORE SINTONIZZATO" etched on upper surface of dial. "GROUP ED/RG / APPARATUS No 31" printed on plastic plaque upon upper surface of base.
Provenance: Presented by the Marconi Corporation.
Collection Group: Marconi Collection
Material(s): Brass
steel?
ebonite.
Dimensions:
Height Width Depth Diameter Unit
100 143 200 mm

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