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Wollaston's large battery built for Humphry Davy (English chemist, 1778 - 1829,) at the Royal Institution, London. The battery was built in 1807 by William Hyde Wollaston (English chemist and physicist, 1766 - 1828) for Davy's experiments using electrolysis. Woodcut engraving from my archive, published in 1877.

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