Wave motion model, to illustrate the wave theory of light, i

Made:
1840-1845 in London
maker:
John Frederick Newman
inventor:
CHARLES WHEATSTONE

Wave motion model, to illustrate the wave theory of light, invented by Sir C. Wheatstone, made J.Newman, London, c.1842. Complete with altenative wooden wave strips and some spare metal rods. With MS instructions for using the machine on headed notepaper of John Newman, 122 Regents Street, London

Details

Category:
Optics
Object Number:
1884-14
type:
wave machine
credit:
Sabine, R.

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