Davenport demonstration apparatus: outer case

Description (Brief):

A wooden (cherry) carrying case to house Thomas Davenport's demonstration material. Corners are protected by brass pieces. Lock for cover, brass handles on side and carrying strap. Case made by Frank Chandler.

Date Made: ca 1940

Maker: Davenport, Thomas

Location: Currently not on view

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Exhibition Location:

Credit Line: from Frank E. Chandler

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: EM.315892.01Catalog Number: 315892.01Accession Number: 222039

Object Name: Electromagnetic Demonstration Apparatuselectromagnetic apparatus

Measurements: overall: 8 3/4 in x 17 7/8 in x 13 3/4 in; 22.225 cm x 45.4025 cm x 34.925 cm

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ab-781c-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_1273640

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