Lissajous Apparatus

Lissajous Apparatus

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The "RICHARDS & CO. / NEW YORK" inscription on the base of this Lissajous apparatus is that of an instrument firm that was established in 1870 and incorporated in 1890, and that was awarded 11 medals at Columbian Exposition held in Chicago in 1893.
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Object Name
Lissajous Apparatus, Electrical
Richards & Co.
place made
United States: New York, New York City
overall: 8 in x 5 3/4 in x 10 3/4 in; 20.32 cm x 14.605 cm x 27.305 cm
overall: 7 3/4 in x 5 5/8 in x 10 3/4 in; 19.685 cm x 14.2875 cm x 27.305 cm
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Fordham University
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National Museum of American History
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