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88/986 Potentiometer, No. 48689A, metal / wood / plastic, Townson and Mercer Ltd, made in London, England, 1932-1945, used at University of Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia, 1932 -1945. Click to enlarge.

Potentiometer

Made
Potentiometer, (Variable Resistor) Precision Instrument Type, England, 1932-1945

Summary

Object No.

88/986

Object Statement

Potentiometer, No. 48689A, metal / wood / plastic, Townson and Mercer Ltd, made in London, England, 1932-1945, used at University of Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia, 1932 -1945

Physical Description

Potentiometer, (Variable Resistor) Precision Instrument Type, England, 1932-1945

Marks

On base (bottom left): No 48689A / TOWNS [illeg.] ERCER LTD / LONDON
On base (bottom right): 23-95 OHMS

Dimensions

Height

135 mm

Width

190 mm

Depth

180 mm

Source

Credit Line

Gift of Department Of Organic Chemistry, University Of Sydney, 1988

Acquisition Date

11 November 1988

Cite this Object

Harvard

Potentiometer 2021, Museum of Applied Arts & Sciences, accessed 17 October 2021, <https://ma.as/89716>

Wikipedia

{{cite web |url=https://ma.as/89716 |title=Potentiometer |author=Museum of Applied Arts & Sciences |access-date=17 October 2021 |publisher=Museum of Applied Arts & Sciences, Australia}}

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