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Category:Henry Wilde Magnetarium-CnAM 10319

"Magnetarium": Earth magnetic field simulator
Inventor: Sir Henry Wilde
Constructor: Smith & Son
"Magnetarium": Earth magnetic field simulator
"Magnetarium": Earth magnetic field simulator
Object type Magnetarium
By rotating a small inner globe inside the outer large one, the device reproduce the terrestrial magetic field, including chances in direction and in intensity. This proves that the terrestrial magnetic field can be explained by the presence of ferromagnetic matter within the Crust.
Date before 1897
date QS:P571,+1897-00-00T00:00:00Z/7,P1326,+1897-00-00T00:00:00Z/9
institution QS:P195,Q1538826
Current location
Scientific instruments at the Musée des Arts et Métiers
Accession number
13019-2-1 & 13019-2-3

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