Lissajous Apparatus

Lissajous Apparatus

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Description
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.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
Lissajous Apparatus, Electrical
maker
Richards & Co.
place made
United States: New York, New York City
Measurements
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
ID Number
PH.325688
catalog number
325688
accession number
257690
Credit Line
Fordham University
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National Museum of American History
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