Cornell contact therapy X-ray tube

Description (Brief):

According to a Machlett Company photo (in X-ray tube file) "When in operation, insulated arms and bulb of lead glass are blue, and the crown window lights up green. Mica regulator is opposite the seal-off. Upper structure is an insulated handle.

Date Made: ca 1900

Location: Currently not on view

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Exhibition Location:

Credit Line: from Benjamin J. Chromy

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: EM.314987Catalog Number: 314987Accession Number: 212899

Object Name: X-Ray Tubex-ray tubeOther Terms: X-Ray Tube; Electron Tubes

Measurements: overall: 12 in x 16 in x 4 in; x 30.48 cm x 40.64 cm x 10.16 cm


Record Id: nmah_712694

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