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Stand for Cary Circle with Case, by Henry Porter or George Lee & Son, English, mid 19th Century

Inventory Number: 16700
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Persons: W. Cary or George Lee & Son
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Place Created: England United Kingdom Europe
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Brief Description: Black-stained brass stand with three hinged limbs and adjusting screws, and two lead counterweights. In mahogany case.
Primary Inscriptions: Two paper labels: one glued in lid: 'GEORGE LEE & SON/MANUFACTURERS OF/ Mathematica, Optical & Nautical/INSTRUMENTS./TO THE HONBLE CORPORATION OF THE/TRINITY HOUSE & THE ADMIRALTY./ORDNANCE ROW,/THE HARD,/PORTSEA,/AND 3, PALMERSTON RD, SOUTHESEA.'.
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Material(s): Brass and lead

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