Spectroscope with camera in aluminium and brass, s

Made:
1890-1900 in Ealing
maker:
Hammersley
and
W Ottway and Company

Spectroscope with camera in aluminium and brass, signed by Hammersley, Islington, London and by W. Ottway and Co., Orion Works, Ealing, with wooden case. Listed as instrument no.23 at the Solar Physics Observatory, South Kensington before being acquired by the Norman Lockyer Observatory, Sidmouth Devon.

Details

Category:
Astronomy
Object Number:
1987-1165
Materials:
aluminium, brass, complete, glass, steel, wood
type:
spectroscope - astronomical
taxonomy:
  • furnishing and equipment
  • measuring device - instrument
  • spectroscope
credit:
Christie's South Kensington Limited
status:
Permanent collection

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