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3/4" socket wrench used to rebuild kiil membranes
3/4" socket wrench used to rebuild kiil membranes by patients undergoing home renal dialysis
Collection of Post Office Tele
Collection of Post Office Telegram equipment and archive material.
Telephone handset, dial, two tone grey, model RTT7
Telephone handset, dial, two tone grey, model RTT72B, made by Bell Telephone MFG, Belgium, 1972
Microptic theodolite, with tribrach & plumb bob, i
Microptic theodolite, with tribrach & plumb bob, in carrying case by Hilger & Watts Ltd. Used but good condition, circa 1970
Prinztronic MC85 hand-held electronic calculator
Computing & Data Processing
Prinztronic MC85 hand-held electronic calculator. serial no.2008994
The Wolf Safety Lamp Co. (Wm M
The Wolf Safety Lamp Co. (Wm Maurice) Ltd type FE2 miner's safety lamp, 1971
Malcolm Campbell (Plastics) Lt
Malcolm Campbell (Plastics) Ltd Texolex miner's safety helmet, 1972
EKCO beta/gamma dosimeter
Beta/gamma dose rate meter made by EKCO Instruments Ltd, c.1970
Portable McArthur microscope, 1970-1972
portable McArthur microscope, by Scientific Optics Ltd., 1970-1972, serial number 3622, supplier C. E. Offord (Microscopes), Hurst Green, Sussex. (The model used by the Open University)
Model 45 explosives detector
Model 45 explosives detector in the form of a dark green metal box inside a fitted dull blue rucksack. The metal box contains the electronics and space for the gas controls. There is no probe.
'Arion' sculpture in acrylic and polyamide
Plastics and Modern Materials
Plastic sculpture 'No. 3' in acrylic and polyamide entitled 'Arion', on acrylic (plastic) base by Frederick Hughes, Henley-on-Thames, Oxfordshire, England, 1972
V180 Duo Cine Film Viewer
Bolex editor-viewer for cine film, 7-in screen.
Environmental Science & Technology
Air meter by George Wilson Industries Ltd, no 118685.
Quickfit & Quartz organic chemistry micro-preparat
Quickfit & Quartz organic chemistry micro-preparative set.
PEMCO model 5745 heart-lung machine
PEMCO model 5745 heart-lung machine by Pemco Inc, c1970.
Portable Electronic Calculator
Computing & Data Processing
Sanyo ICC-82D portable electronic calculator with carry case, made in Japan 1970
Ceramic cream tot, British Transport Hotel Services
Cream tot, ceramic, British Transport Hotel Services, small, white with gold band near rim, two spouts, marked underneath 'BTHS', open block logo, 2-71, no maker's mark, ex Hudson House, York.
Maxiscale 7001/6 temperature c
Maxiscale 7001/6 temperature control instrument by Fielden Electronics, Manchester, c.1972
Station sign, Marylebone - British Rail
Station sign, British Rail, 'Marylebone', Network South East livery, 1970s.
Signalling diagram, North End Crossing, British Railways
Signalling & Telecommunications
Signalling diagram, North End Crossing, British Railways (Southern Region), Dartford-Erith line, 28 July 1970, in glazed frame.
Gas turbine train apt-e trailer car
Locomotives and Rolling Stock
Gas Turbine Train, experimental, British Railways, APT-E, Advanced Passenger Train, trailer car.
Silicone solar cell demonstration unit
Ferranti silicon solar cell demonstration unit designed by Alan Bardsley c.1971
Sectioned display theodolite, Swiss, 1970
Sectioned display model of TI-A double-centre theodolite by Wild Heerbrugg A.G., Switzerland, 1970
Wooden notice, British Railways - High Visibility Vest Area
Fixtures & Fittings from Railway Buildings
Notice, painted on wood, Warning You are now entering a High Visibility Vest Area, British Railways, c1970.
SEC vidicon camera tube - identical to one used in
SEC vidicon camera tube - identical to one used in IUE (international ultra-violet explorer) satellite, by the Rutherford Appleton Laboratory, Chilton, Didcot, England, 1972.
CE 202 UV spectrophotometer by Cecil Instruments L
CE 202 UV spectrophotometer by Cecil Instruments Ltd., Cambridge, 1970
Silver gelatin copy print made ca.1970s. Photograph by Sir Cecil Beaton of temple ruins in Luxor, Egypt.
Photograph of rhinocerous at Woburn Safari Park
Photograph titled 'White Rhino at Woburn'. Caption on back reads: 'This rare white rhino had never had a really good look at a car. So when he was released at Woburn he tried it for size...beahing at the bumper with his horn.' Photograph by Mervyn Berens for 'The People', Woburn Safari Park, 12 June 1970.
Promotional Neck-tie; BBC Radio Manchester
neck tie; produced by the BBC to promote Radio Manchester; inscription reads 'BBC 206 // Radio Manchester'
Compound monocular student microscope, model M10A,
Compound monocular student microscope, model M10A, with quadruple nosepiece, revolving stage and integral lamp, by Vickers, English, 1972
Olivetti Logos 270 electric printing calculator
Computing & Data Processing
Olivetti Logos 270 electric printing calculator, with 3 registers, with cover, power lead and instruction booklet
Magnetic rim cylinder lock key by N.T. Locks
Locks & Fastenings
Magnetic rim cylinder lock key by N.T. Locks Limited of Birmingham, 1972, with original packaging and accessories
Two pairs of plastic clip-on sunglasses in plastic
Two pairs of plastic clip-on sunglasses in plastic wallet, NVP, unknown place, c.1970
Box for 'Attacking Martian' Toy
Box for 'Attacking Martian' toy, made by S.H., Japan, c.1970.
Silver gelatin copy print made ca.1970s. Photograph by Sir Cecil Beaton of American film star Mae West (1893-1980).
Television, by Pye of Cambridge, presented to Directors, last TV made for Ferranti.
Olivants Piccan. Batch No. 35
Olivants Piccan. Batch No. 35 18-6-73. Card box containing labelled glass bottle with plastic lid. Bottle is sealed with shrink-wrapped plastic collar. Blue biro “35”, black biro “New” written on box.
Olo balm in glass jar with met
Olo balm in glass jar with metal lid made for Paterson Zochonis in England from the 1970s.
119 ml Ma Ul Radi Gripe Mixture
119 ml Ma Ul Radi Gripe Mixture with packaging and a plastic spoon. Bottle has plastic lid and is sealed with a shrink wrapped plastic collar. “Lot No. 239, made Dec 85, Use by Dec 88”. Billingual English/Arabic box.
Moro Baby Fever Mixture in a c
Moro Baby Fever Mixture in a clear labeled glass bottle. The Lid is plastic and sealed with a shrink wrapped plastic tape. Made in England specially for Patterson Zochonis & Co. Ltd, 1970s.
2 Fl ozs of Pricthards Childre
2 Fl ozs of Pricthards Children’s Cherry Syrup. Card box, still 2/3 wrapped in cellophane. Contains labelled glass bottle with plastic lid.
Abtus cant gauge
Tools of the Trade & Personal Accessories
Track gauge, cant, steel stem, Mark II cross level transfer gauge, No 5171, by Abtus, England, c1970.
Jacksons All Four Mixture. Lar
Jacksons All Four Mixture. Large Labelled glass bottle with red plastic lid.
Veno’s Cough mixture. Card box
Veno’s Cough mixture. Card box containing labelled glass bottle with metal lid.
Model of Harries 'sunflower' projection cathode ray tube
Presentation model of Harries 'sunflower' projection cathode ray tube, made by 20th Century Electronics Ltd in 1970. The model was made for, and given to, Gilbert Tomes by his workforce at 20th Century Electronics (Later Centronic Ltd). During the late 1940s, 20th Century Electronics (Centronic in its earlier guise) made special radio valves for Owen Harries. Later, employees from 20th Century helped Harries develop this cathode ray tube from a patent Gilbert Tomes had placed in 1937. It used a system where an internal lens projected the picture from the rear of the fluorescent screen. An external lens could then be used to correct or enhance the picture. This tube was named the 'sunflower' tube as the optical configuration bore some resemblance to the flower. The tube was also a lot smaller than others made previously, meaning that TVs could be reduced in size and weight. Harries also believed that the sunflower tube was of utility in the development of colour TV: instead of using an expensive shadow mask tube, three sunflower tubes could be used instead, each with an appropriate colour filter.
110milEllimans Universal Embrocation
110milEllimans Universal Embrocation. Card box containing labeled glass bottle with a plastic lid. Box has shop price label – ‘W J Atherton & Son, 75 Oxford Street, Manchester, 4/5d’.
Box, for Vidicon tube from infra-red television camera
Box for Vidicon tube from infra-red television camera, by The English Electric Company Limited, England, 1972.