Wind Velocity Indicator


This Japanese electrical indicator was probably made during World War II. The inscription reads “Nissin Denki, Kyoto, 1942, Model 98.”

Ref: W. E. K. Middleton, Catalog of Meteorological Instruments in the National Museum of History and Technology (Washington, D.C., 1969), p. 88.

Location: Currently not on view

Place Made: Japan: Kyōto, Kyoto

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Exhibition Location:

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: PH.316270Catalog Number: 316270Accession Number: 224564

Object Name: wind velocity indicator

Measurements: overall: 4 1/2 in x 8 3/8 in x 10 1/2 in; 11.43 cm x 21.2725 cm x 26.67 cm


Record Id: nmah_1167544

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