Tachometer

Tachometer

<< >>
Usage conditions apply
Downloads
Description
This tachometer belonged to Joseph Henry, the physicist who served as founding Secretary of the Smithsonian. The inscription reads "CUTLERY CO. / NAUGATUCK / CONN.”
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
tachometer
Measurements
overall: 20 cm x 6.5 cm x 3 cm; 7 7/8 in x 2 9/16 in x 1 3/16 in
overall: 7 3/4 in x 2 1/2 in x 7/8 in; 19.685 cm x 6.35 cm x 2.2225 cm
ID Number
PH.312433
accession number
64599
catalog number
312433
See more items in
Medicine and Science: Physical Sciences
Data Source
National Museum of American History
Nominate this object for photography.   

Our collection database is a work in progress. We may update this record based on further research and review. Learn more about our approach to sharing our collection online.

If you would like to know how you can use content on this page, see the Smithsonian's Terms of Use. If you need to request an image for publication or other use, please visit Rights and Reproductions.

Comments

Add a comment about this object