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Message container Message container

Aluminium message container for carrier pigeons

Sample / aluminium, pure Sample / aluminium, pure

One of a group of samples of rare and other metals in a pure state - aluminium

Quintant Quintant

Quintant (sextant), aluminium 3" straight-bar-pattern frame and limb, and wooden handle, in fitted mahogany box, used on the Antarctic Expedition of 1901, signed and made by William Cary of London, c. 1900

Aeroplane engine, Wright Aeroplane engine, Wright

Four cylinder Wright aeroplane engine built in 1910, fitted to a Wright Model B Airplane, and sold to Harold W. Brown, 1 June 1911

Loudspeaker Loudspeaker

Amplion loudspeaker for radio reception, type A.R.39, serial no. 26918, aluminium horn, made by Messrs Alfred Graham and Co. London

Saucepan Saucepan

Aluminium saucepan, square pattern, with lid, double pouring lip and black handle, one of a group of specimens illustrating the manufacture of aluminium

Saucepan Saucepan

Gravity die casting for an aluminium saucepan, as cast with runner and risers left on, one of a group of specimens illustrating the manufacture of aluminium

Extrusion Extrusion

Various aluminium extrusions, eighteen different profiles, one of a group of specimens illustrating the manufacture of aluminium

Bowl Bowl

Aluminium forging - a bowl with green finish, one of a group of specimens illustrating the manufacture of aluminium

Televisor Televisor

Baird televisor, 30-line television receiver, on a wooden base with green painted aluminium cover, serial number 205, 1930

Radar scanning head, airborne Radar scanning head, airborne

H2S Scanner Type 63A, used in the H2S Mk IIC (ARI 5590) airborne radar system, made c. 1944

Clandestine radio station Clandestine radio station

Hand or pedal driven generating set in a wooden box painted dark green, part of a clandestine radio station, British, 1955

Compass card Compass card

Card for Kelvin 10 inch dry card compass, with fitted box with magnet compartment, by Kelvin and James White Ltd, Glasgow, designed c. 1876

Toaster, electric Toaster, electric

Premier electric toaster of aluminium construction with fold-down flaps to hold bread

Tape recorder Tape recorder

Miniature reel-to-reel tape recorder with an accessory case for earphones and two microphones, made by Aiwa Co. Ltd of Japan, 1960

Pressure cooker Pressure cooker

Prestige pressure cooker of aluminium by Platers and Stampers Ltd, England, c. 1960

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