Reference numberPT/67/2/2
TitlePlate, apparatus for observing photographic effects of electric spectra of metals through gases by unknown artist
DescriptionPlate showing figures 49-50 showing the apparatus used by Miller to observe the photographic effects of the electric spectra of various metals when sparks are transmitted through gases other than atmospheric air, including details of the metallic electrodes enclosed in stout glass tubes.

Subject: Physics

Published in Philosophical Transactions as 'On the photographic transparency of various bodies, and on the photographic effects of metallic and other spectra obtained by means of the electric spark'.

Received and read by the Royal Society on 19 June 1862.
Physical descriptionBlue pencil diagrams on paper
Access statusOpen
Related materialDOI: 10.1098/rspl.1862.0031
DOI: 10.1098/rstl.1862.0037
Related records in the catalogueRR/5/157
Fellows associated with this archive
NA7299Miller; William Allen (1817 - 1870)1817 - 1870
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