Leyden jar, 1869

Made:
1869
maker:
Pieter van Musschenbroek

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large Leyden jar; one of a set of jars lent with the large induction coil of this institution (Royal Polytechnic Institution, Regent Street).

Details

Category:
Electricity and Magnetism
Object Number:
1876-18
Materials:
aluminium, brass, glass, metal (possibly tin), shellac, steel and wood
type:
storage cells
credit:
Donated by University of Westminster