Item Details

Electrotherapy Apparatus

Galvano-Faradic Manufacturing Company, New York
Format
Online; Physical Object
Type
Wood (Plant Material); Metal
Summary
Galvano Faradic Manufacturing Company, New York, Patented February 1 1870, May 30 1871, March 26 1872; Primary Secondary, battery fluid formula Rx Acid Sulphuric (Commercial) [symbol] Pulv Bichromate-Potash [symbol] Water [symbol]; instructions: dissolve the Bisulphate of Mercury in the water then add the Bichromate of Potash. When dissolved pour in the Sulphuric Acid and allow the liquid to cool before filling the battery, and disk electrodes.
Date Created
1872; circa 1872
Collection
University of Virginia Medical Artifacts Collection
Location
Historical Collections & Services, Claude Moore Health Sciences Library, Charlottesville, Va.
Retrieval ID
artifacts00929
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