Large Diffraction Astronomical Spectroscope to Tho

Made:
1910-1920 in London
maker:
R and J Beck
designer:
Thomas Thorp

Large Diffraction Astronomical Spectroscope to Thorp's design with two prism, by R. & J. Beck Ltd., London, 1910-1920. From the Solar Physics observatory, Cambridge, designed for solar prominence viewing and solar work.

Details

Category:
Astronomy
Object Number:
1992-1001
Materials:
aluminum, brass, speculum, steel
type:
spectroscope - astronomical
taxonomy:
  • furnishing and equipment
  • measuring device - instrument
  • spectroscope
credit:
Solar Physics Observatory, Cambridge
status:
Permanent collection

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