Ayrton & Perry's Direct Reading Spring Voltmeter

Latimer Clark, Muirhead & Co., Westminister, England



Overall: 4 5/16 × 3 15/16 in. (11 × 10 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Allen King Collection of Scientific Instruments, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College



Place Made: England, United Kingdom, Europe


19th century

Object Name

Scientific Instrument

Research Area

Scientific Instrument

Scientific Instrument: Electricity

Not on view


Physics Department, Dartmouth College; transferred by Professor Doyle to the Dartmouth College Museum, December 1960; catalogued into the Allen King Collection of Scientific Instruments, 2002.

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