Serrin's arc lamp, 1859.


Serrin's arc lamp, 1859.
4 0 c m
actual image size: 19cm x 32cm


Engraving by Laplante of Serrin's design, patented in 1857, which was largely used for the lighthouse service in Great Britain and France. Illustration from 'Electricity and Magnetism' by Amedee Guillemin (1826-1893), published in London in 1891.

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