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Magneto-Electric Machine, English, c. 1860

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Inventory Number: 73405
Object Type:
Place Created: England United Kingdom Europe
Brief Description: This form of electric generator was developed by the instrument maker William Ladd in 1856. He incorporated Werner von Siemens' shuttle armature of the same date, consisting of an iron cylinder with two deep grooves for the winding.
Provenance: Presented by Sir A. H. Church.
Collection Group:
Material(s): Wood
copper alloy
Height Width Depth Diameter Unit
165 216 142 mm


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