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Newton Induction Coil, by Newton & Company, London, c. 1899

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Inventory Number: 94316
Object Type:
Place Created: London United Kingdom (England) Europe
Accession Number: 2004-9/430
Brief Description: Newton Induction Coil, with ebonite coated coil, assorted lacquered copper alloy components including eight terminals, fittings and spark gap, on mahogany base. With mini ivory(?) switch coil.
Primary Inscriptions: "MADE BY / NEWTON & CO. / OPTICIANS TO THE QUEEN / 3, FLEET ST., LONDON / No.655 N" printed on celluloid plaque upon upper surface of base.
Provenance: Presented by the Marconi Corporation.
Collection Group: Marconi Collection
Material(s): Copper Alloy
Wood
Ebonite
Ivory(?)
Bakelite(?)
Dimensions:
Height Width Depth Diameter Unit
620 310 290 mm

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