The first Michelson Echelon Grating made in Europe

Made:
1899 in London
manufacturer:
Adam Hilger Limited

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The first Michelson Echelon Grating made in Europe with diffraction grating and 15 plates. Made by Adam Hilger Ltd., (unsigned) London, England, 1899

Details

Category:
Optics
Object Number:
1926-671
Materials:
brass (copper, zinc alloy), glass and metal
type:
diffraction grating - echelon
taxonomy:
  • furnishing and equipment
  • tools & equipment
  • optical instrument
  • optical instrument component
  • diffraction grating
credit:
Adam Hilger Limited