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Ford Magneto Ignition coil - Ford K-W ignition system

From the Collection of Federation University Australia Historical Collection (Geoffrey Blainey Research Centre) Federation University Australia, Mt Helen Campus Federation University Australia E.J. Barker Library (top floor) Mount Helen Victoria

Timber case with an A-W patent (7 April 1914) on top and three metal connections on other side.
14.5 x 8.3 x 5.3 cm
Object Registration
ford, ignitition, magneto
When Made
1915 (estimated); Patent dated 1914
Inscriptions & Markings
"Ford" is inscribed on larger face and "24" on the smaller face of the box.
On the metal strip at the top is inscribed "Patented April 7 1914" and in a trade mark is "K-W".
Last updated
7 Feb 2019 at 10:08AM