Peltier Type Electrometer, 1848

Made:
1845

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Peltier electrometer with wire cage, unsigned, glass shade, vulcanite stand, 1845.

Details

Category:
Geophysics
Object Number:
1884-57
Materials:
brass (copper, zinc alloy), iron, pitch (sealing wax?), silver (metal) and vulcanised rubber
type:
electrometer
taxonomy:
  • measuring devices
  • measuring devices
credit:
General Post Office