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Physics · Unidentified

Accession Number: 2009.ph.124

Instrument Name: Unknown

Description:

Appearance is similar to a wooden magnifying glass. There is a wooden cylindrical block with two metal terminals on top. A wooden handle is attached to the side of the cylindrical block. In between the metal terminals there is an inscription “J. Carpentier Jng Const ???”, “1 Henry”, and “0514-1″. Above the terminals there is a label reading “IIE”. Below the terminals is a label reading “L1″.

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Primary Materials: Metal, wood

Markings:

In between the metal terminals there is an inscription “J. Carpentier Jng Const ???”, “1 Henry”, and “0514-1″. Above the terminals there is a label reading “IIE”. Below the terminals is a label reading “L1″.

Dimensions (cm):

Height = 7cm, diameter = 14.5cm, length = 27cm

Function: unknown

Condition:

Associated Instruments:

Manufacturer: possibly

Date of Manufacture:

Provenance:

University of Toronto Department of Physics

Donated to UTSIC: Yes

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