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Reference numberMOB/045
LevelItem
TitleGalvanic battery by William Hyde Wollaston
Datec.1813
DescriptionA galvanic battery in a tailor's thible together with leather carry case.
Extent1 instrument
FormatScientific Instrument
MaterialsMetal, leather
NotesOn loan to the History of Science Museum, Oxford, post-1930 - 2020
Access statusOpen
ProvenancePresented to the Royal Society by Sir A. W. [Augustus Wollaston] Franks in 1879; recorded in the Record of the Royal Society 1940
Fellows associated with this archive
CodeNameDates
NA8298Wollaston; William Hyde (1766 - 1828); chemist, physicist and physiologist1766 - 1828
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