Gyroscope Top


Gyroscope Top.

Ref: Harold Crabtree, An Elementary Treatise on the Theory of Spinning Tops and Gyroscopic Motion (London, 1914), p. 8.

Location: Currently not on view

Subject: Science & Scientific Instruments


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Credit Line: Gift of University of Illinois Physics Department through Professor Ralph Simmons

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: PH.334766Catalog Number: 334766Accession Number: 312091

Object Name: gyroscope top

Measurements: overall: 16 3/4 in x 5 3/8 in x 7 1/8 in; 42.545 cm x 13.6525 cm x 18.0975 cmoverall; stand: 16 3/4 in x 5 7/16 in x 7 1/8 in; 42.545 cm x 13.81125 cm x 18.0975 cmoverall; top: 6 1/4 in x 5 1/8 in; 15.875 cm x 13.0175 cm


Record Id: nmah_1761343

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