An early 20th Century Wimshurst machine,  by Philip Harris Ltd.,
Lot 79
An early 20th Century Wimshurst machine, by Philip Harris Ltd.,
Sold for £540 (US$ 907) inc. premium
Lot Details
An early 20th Century Wimshurst machine, by Philip Harris Ltd.,
with twin sepia glass discs, matching glass accumulators, ebonite insulators and nickel plated fittings, on polished mahogany base; together with a large 19th Century discharge column with laquered brass cap and base, shaped glass stem and turned wood base, and five various gas-filled tubes including a double-stemed funnel tube for lighting each side seperately once the polarity is changed - 14.1/2in. (37cm) high
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