Counter for low-level alpha radiation used at the

Made:
1970-1979 (estimated)

Counter for low-level alpha radiation used at the British Museum Department of Scientific Research for measuring the radiation level of surrounding soil when calculating thermoluminescence dates of samples, estimated date 1970-1979, comprising counter unit probably by the Littlemore Scientific Engineering Co., plus a Brandenberg model 2475R photomultiplier power supply mounted in one housing, and a photomultiplier tube unit.

Details

Category:
X-rays
Object Number:
2002-91
Materials:
glass, metals and plastics
Measurements:
overall (estimate): 400 x 500 x 400 mm
type:
alpha radiation counter
credit:
British Museum, Department of Scientific Research

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