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Physics · Unidentified

Accession Number: 2009.ph.7

Instrument Name: Unknown

Description:

A large metal cylinder, attached to a wooden base, with its outer shell wrapped with metal wires. The large cylinder contains a concentric smaller cylinder with insulated metal wire wrapped around it in a helix (a coil or galvanometer). The smaller cylinder has 2 electrical terminals at its metal handle on the top. The cylinder is hollow. On the bottom of the wooden base there are 2 metal wires that connect the 2 electric terminals on the wooden base to the main larger cylinder.

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Primary Materials: Metal (Brass), Metal Wires, Wood

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Dimensions (cm): Height = 16.5, Width = 25, Length = 28

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Date of Manufacture: Early 20th Century?

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Donated to UTSIC: No

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