Brass plate on glass rod

Brass plate on glass rod

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Object Name
Induction Plate
electrostatic induction plate
Other Terms
Induction Plate; Condenser Plate ?; Electrostatic Devices
overall: 9 in x 4 1/2 in; 22.86 cm x 11.43 cm
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Credit Line
from Weston College, Dept. of Physics thru Father Robert F. O'Brien
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National Museum of American History
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