Threadless Glass Insulaor in Wood Cover with Tie Wire

Threadless Glass Insulaor in Wood Cover with Tie Wire

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Object Name
Insulator
CD 723 - 73NE010
Wade's Insulator in Wood Covre
Other Terms
Insulator; Insulation
date made
ca 1860
Physical Description
aqua (insulator color)
inserted in (?? connector/connecting technique)
inserted (cover connector/connecting technique)
inserted (cover connector/connecting technique)
twisted around (wire connector/connecting technique)
glass (insulator material)
metal (wire material)
wood (cover material)
ID Number
EM.221138
catalog number
221138
accession number
41460
Credit Line
from Pennsylvania Railroad Company
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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