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Thu, Apr 28, 2022 11:00AM EDT
Lot 429

Large Straight Quartz Spectrograph Camera

Estimate: $400 - $800

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Adam Hilger Ltd., London, England. A large, straight, quartz spectrograph camera made of brass, steel, and wood. Numbered E.1306 25248 along the steel stand.

A spectrograph or spectroscope is used to obtain and record a light spectrum by splitting the light from an object into its component wavelengths. When a photograph is developed, the spectral lines are measured to determine the composition of a chemical element.

Height: 17 1/2 in x width: 81 in x depth: 10 in. Please contact us for a detailed condition report. Please note that the lack of a condition statement does not imply perfect condition. Email condition@revereauctions.com with any condition questions.