Sprengel's air pump (single form) by E. Cetti, 38

Made:
1880-1885 in Holborn
maker:
E Cetti

Sprengel's air pump (single form) by E. Cetti, 38 Brooke Street, Holborn, London, England, 1880-1885. Fitted with single fall with side flask near top connected by rubber tube. Used by the Normal School of Science part of thee Department of Science and Arts, South Kensington, London, later the Royal College of Science then Imperial College (see note).

Details

Category:
Vacuum Technology
Object Number:
1911-170
Materials:
brass (copper, zinc alloy), glass, mahogany (wood), metal (unknown), rubber (unidentified), tortoiseshell and wood (unidentified)
credit:
Imperial College of Science & Technology