Mercurial air pump

Made:
Paris

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Mercury air pump used by the late J.P. Gassiot in his researches on stratified electrical discharge through rarefied gases, by Alvergniat, Paris

Details

Category:
Vacuum Technology
Object Number:
1878-13
Materials:
glass, rubber and wood
credit:
Spotiswoode, W.