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18-Inch Induction Coil, by Marconi Company, London, 1898

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Inventory Number: 81193
Object Type:
Place Created: London United Kingdom (England) Europe
Accession Number: 2004-9/427
Brief Description: 18-inch Induction Coil, with 21-inch ebonite-cased coil on mahogany base. With a later copper alloy plaque of Marconi's Wireless Telegraph Co. Ltd, additional ivory(?) mini coil and eight lacquered copper alloy electrodes (marked "C1", "C2", "1", "2", "3", "1", "2", "3"), on upper surface of base. With three copper and lacquered copper alloy and switches on vertical ebonite base on side.
Primary Inscriptions: "MARCONI'S / WIRELESS TELEGRAPH CO LTD / LONDON No 886" printed on brass plaque upon upper surface of mahogany base.
Provenance: Presented by the Marconi Corporation.
Collection Group: Marconi Collection
Material(s): Copper Alloy
Wood
Metal
String
Ebonite
Ivory(?)
Dimensions:
Height Width Depth Diameter Unit
1080 470 420 mm

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