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B339 Samples of cables (9), mounted on stand, steel / bronze / wood, made by Bullivant & Co Ltd, London, England, c. 1902. Click to enlarge.

Samples of metal cables by Bullivant & Co

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Samples (9) of metal cable on stand, metal/wood, Bullivant & Co Ltd, London, England, c.1902.
Nine samples of twined metal cable on a wooden stand. Six of the lengths are of thick cable and have a metal sheath over each end, the other three of thinner cable and are sheathed at each end with twined wire. All nine lengths sit in a stained wooden stand, through a hole near the top and in a hollow at the bottom. The three narrow samples sit in one hollow. There is a metal makers plate along the …

Summary

Object No.

B339

Object Statement

Samples of cables (9), mounted on stand, steel / bronze / wood, made by Bullivant & Co Ltd, London, England, c. 1902

Physical Description

Samples (9) of metal cable on stand, metal/wood, Bullivant & Co Ltd, London, England, c.1902.
Nine samples of twined metal cable on a wooden stand. Six of the lengths are of thick cable and have a metal sheath over each end, the other three of thinner cable and are sheathed at each end with twined wire. All nine lengths sit in a stained wooden stand, through a hole near the top and in a hollow at the bottom. The three narrow samples sit in one hollow. There is a metal makers plate along the bottom of the stand. 'REGISTERED OFFICE/72 MARK LANE/LONDON, E.C./BULLIVANT & CO LTD/WORKS/MILLWALL, LONDON, E.

Marks

Makers plate: REGISTERED OFFICE/72 MARK LANE/LONDON, E.C./BULLIVANT & CO LTD/WORKS/MILLWALL, LONDON, E.

Production

Notes

The samples were donated in 1902 along with various other samples of Bullivants products.

Source

Credit Line

Gift of Bullivants Australian Co Ltd, 1905

Acquisition Date

13 March 1905

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