Electrostatic Generator

Made:
1895-1905 in Manchester

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Electrostatic generator with Nairne-type cylinder, made by Frederick Jackson & Co., Manchester.

Details

Category:
Electricity and Magnetism
Object Number:
Y1984.166.2
Materials:
brass (copper, zinc alloy), glass and wood (unidentified)
type:
electrostatic machine
taxonomy:
  • furnishing and equipment
  • tools & equipment
  • generator
credit:
Gift of Mr. E. Moore