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Leclance cell, c1866, a type of wet battery. Zinc rod, left, central porous cell with a carbon block surrounded by small pieces of carbon and manganese dioxide, and sealed with pitch: fluid a strong solution of chloride of ammonia. From R Wormell 'Electricity in the Service of Man' London, 1896. Engraving

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Leclance cell, c1866, a type of wet battery. Zinc rod, left, central porous cell with a carbon block surrounded by small pieces of carbon and manganese dioxide, and sealed with pitch: fluid a strong solution of chloride of ammonia. From R Wormell 'Electricity in the Service of Man' London, 1896. Engraving