Rotating Mirror

Rotating Mirror

<< >>
Usage conditions apply
Downloads
Description
A rotating mirror of this sort could be used for acoustic experiments with manometric flames. This example is marked “E. Zimmermann Leipzig”.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
Rotating Mirror
Measurements
overall: 47 cm x 29.8 cm x 18 cm; 18 1/2 in x 11 3/4 in x 7 1/16 in
overall: 18 7/8 in x 7 1/4 in x 16 in; 47.9425 cm x 18.415 cm x 40.64 cm
ID Number
PH.325687
catalog number
325687
accession number
257690
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