Ritchie's Radiation and Absorption Apparatus, 1851-1900

Made:
1871-1989 in Paris
maker:
E Ducretet and Company
designer:
William Ritchie

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Example of Ritchie's apparatus to show the equal absorbing and radiating powers of a surface, by E. Ducretet & Cie Paris, France, 1871-1889.

Details

Category:
Heat
Object Number:
1982-343
Materials:
brass (copper, zinc alloy), glass, mahogany (possibly), silver plated and wood (unidentified)
type:
laboratory equipment (physics)
taxonomy:
  • tools and equipment
credit:
Delehar, P.

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