Electrostatic generator

Made:
c.1820 in London
Electrostatic Generator

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Electrostatic Generator
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Electrostatic generator with glass disc, made by Banks, London, c.1820.

Details

Category:
Electricity and Magnetism
Object Number:
Y1975.15
Materials:
brass (copper, zinc alloy), glass, ivory, metal (unknown) and wood (unidentified)
type:
generator
taxonomy:
  • furnishing and equipment
  • tools & equipment
credit:
Gift of St Ambrose College