Davy Infra-red Reflection Apparatus.

Made:
1876 in London
maker:
Matthew Jackson
and
Humphry Davy

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Davy apparatus to demonstrate that heat can be reflected in a vacuum, owned by M.Jackson, London, England, 1876. Front
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Davy apparatus to demonstrate that heat can be reflected in a vacuum, owned by M.Jackson, London, England, 1876. Front
Science Museum Group Collection
© The Board of Trustees of the Science Museum

Davy apparatus to demonstrate that heat can be reflected in a vacuum, owned by M.Jackson, London, England, 1876. Detail
Science Museum Group Collection
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Apparatus to demonstrate that heat can be reflected in a vacuum, owned by Matthew Jackson, made by Sir Humphrey Davy, London, England, 1876

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Category:
Heat
Object Number:
1876-481
Materials:
brass (copper, zinc alloy), glass, metal (unknown), platinum (metal), sealing wax, silver plated, steel (metal)
Measurements:
Bell Jar: 470 mm x 330 mm x 120 mm, Wt. 2.765kg
stand: Ht. 160 mmx Dia. 230 mm, Wt. 3.965kg
type:
physics demonstration equipment
taxonomy:
  • furnishing and equipment
  • tools & equipment
credit:
Jackson, M.
status:
Permanent collection

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