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CrookesTube 1 (Seaman).jpg
Physical Description: The body of the Crookes tube instrument consists of a copper cube, in the center of a metal stand. The stand consists of a long tube with three legs protruding from the base. There are two additional tubes that extend beyond the…

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Physical DescriptionA Wooden/Brass Instrument that is housed in a Wooden box with a lock on the top and a leather handle on the side attached by two metal fasteners. The tool itself has a dial separated into increments of 10. It has 3 black plastic…

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Physical Description: The drafting set is stored in a simple grey case with a red felt interior. The case only has three words on the outside cover: “Made in Germany”. The only markings on the inside of the case are the letters “DS” written in marker…

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Physical Description A rectangular, lengthwise symmetric, wood frame (163cm X 43.5cm) that houses two rings (inner diam. 23cm, outer diam. 30.5cm), one on each side of the line of symmetry, which acts as spindles for wire. The frame is held together…

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Machine is black, white and gray with a square base. The back of the base has several slots for the cords to be attached. On the back side is also a long thin piece of silver metal with inscriptions SERIE NR., U.S.PAT.…

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Physical DescriptionA small glass jar captured between a porcelain base and a porcelain cap, the latter of which is held on the top of the glass jar with a rubber gasket. A blown glass tube enters the glass jar from the side by means of a rubber…

Geissler Tube 01 (Physics).JPG
Physical Description This Geissler tube is approximately 155 centimeters long and weighs 984.4 grams or about 2.17 pounds. The outer tube is made up of symmetric sections of long tubes with a large bulb at the center. These sections themselves…

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Physical Description Two polarizing lenses on a hexagonal shaft.  The two lenses are each in a metal ring with a hexagonal handle, and the smaller of the two fits in the larger to make a double-ended (dumbell) object. The smaller of the two lenses…

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Physical DescriptionObject has a black cast iron base that is a cylinder with a hollow center. The inside of the cylinder is lined with felt. A metal lid covers the hollow center and a circular glass lens sits in the center of the lid. The lid has…

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