Concave Rowland-type diffraction grating on specul

Made:
1934 in Baltimore

Concave Rowland-type diffraction grating on speculum metal, grating area 139 x 57 mm, with scratched markings reading 'Ruled at J. H. U. 1934 / R. W. Wood & W. H. Perry / 30,000 lines per inch / 21' radius of curvature'. (J. H. U. = Johns Hopkins University.)

Details

Category:
Optics
Object Number:
2000-1447
type:
diffraction grating - reflection
taxonomy:
  • furnishing and equipment
  • tools & equipment
  • optical instrument
  • optical instrument component
  • diffraction grating
credit:
Imperial College of Science,Technology & Medicine (Spectroscopy Group)