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A fine mid 19th-Century glass barrel electrostatic machine,
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A fine mid 19th-Century glass barrel electrostatic machine,

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A fine mid 19th-Century glass barrel electrostatic machine,
a plaque with (copied) applied paper for W & S, Jones No 30 Holborn London, the 8-inch (20.3cm.) diameter barrel on two baluster turned mahogany supports, with adjustable friction pad and cloth and mahogany and fruitwood turning handle, on a shaped mahogany base -- 24in. (61cm.) wide; together with the brass conductor comb on an iron barrel, mounted on a glass support and turned mahogany base, pair of brass belles with clapper, long and short glass handled discharge rods and glass-handled discharge tongs

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