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A circular wooden socket for micrometer

Made
Electrical equipment, metal / wood, used at Sydney Observatory, [H Wood], Sydney, New South Wales, Australia, 1940-1950.

A circular wooden socket with brass contacts inserted into two of the four holes in the surface of the socket.

Summary

Object No.

H10007-8

Object Statement

Electrical equipment, for filar telescope micrometer, wood / metal, H Wood, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia, 1940-1950, used at Sydney Observatory, New South Wales, Australia

Physical Description

Electrical equipment, metal / wood, used at Sydney Observatory, [H Wood], Sydney, New South Wales, Australia, 1940-1950.

A circular wooden socket with brass contacts inserted into two of the four holes in the surface of the socket.

Dimensions

Depth

12 mm

Production

Notes

Information in the blue file attributes the electric fittings to H Wood at the Sydney Observatory circa 1945.

Cite this Object

Harvard

A circular wooden socket for micrometer 2020, Museum of Applied Arts & Sciences, accessed 22 January 2021, <https://ma.as/230529>

Wikipedia

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