Unmarked electric egg

Unmarked electric egg

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Description (Brief)
Electric Egg, unmarked. Glass globe having 2 necks each with a brass cap. Lower cap has stop-cock, binding screw, and turned base, inside globe is a sphere on a rod, fixed position. Upper cap has a clamping nut and sliding iron rod, pointed inside, upper end has brass binding post and a brass bow ring.
Currently not on view
Object Name
Electric Egg
overall: 44 cm x 13.2 cm; 17 5/16 in x 5 3/16 in
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from Wellesley College
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Work and Industry: Electricity
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National Museum of American History
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