X-Ray Display

X-rays were discovered in 1895 by German physicist Wilhelm Conrad Röntgen. He was the first recipient of the Nobel Prize in Physics in 1901.

Like visible light, X-rays are part of the electromagnetic spectrum, but with shorter wavelengths. Shortly after Röntgen’s discovery, X-rays were used for medical imaging.

Today, they are still used in the medical field, as well as other industries such as security and astronomy.


Made in England
Made of iron, glass, and brass