Battery of Leyden jars

Made:
1771-1781
maker:
Henry Cavendish

Battery of 18 Leyden jars, housed in a wooden box

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Category:
Electricity and Magnetism
Object Number:
1930-901
Materials:
brass, copper, glass, lead, wood
type:
storage cells
credit:
Cavendish, Victor Christian William, ninth duke of Devonshire
status:
Permanent collection

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