Surface mountable guage cover

Description

A circular surface mountable guage and cover with three viewing windows and a central spindle on which a dial or knob may have been mounted. The cover is made from black compression moulded phenol formaldehyde and the indicator dial from an engraved metal, with markings rising from 0 to 100 and falling from 100 to 0. One of the viewing windows has a small translucent plate of cellulose acetate.
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Object number

AIBDC : 009255SA

Date

1910 - 1940 (circa)

Country

Material

plastic
PF guage cover
phenol formaldehyde
bakelite - generic term
CA viewing window
cellulose acetate
metal indicator dial
Dimensions
Height
94mm
Depth
20mm
Diameter
83mm

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