Replica of an electroscope (c. 1900) used by Ernest Rutherford for his experiments on alpha rays

Made:
1964-1974 in United Kingdom
maker:
Unknown

Replica of an electroscope (c. 1900) used by Rutherford for his experiments on alpha rays

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Category:
Nuclear Physics
Object Number:
1974-324
Materials:
copper (alloy), paint, paper (fibre product), plastic (unidentified), tin (metal)
Measurements:
overall (assembled): 310 mm x 155 mm x 205 mm, 2.85kg
type:
replica
taxonomy:
  • derivative object
  • copy - derivative object
  • reproduction
credit:
City University, London.
status:
Permanent collection

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