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Contact Goniometer, by W. & S. Jones, London, Early 19th Century

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Inventory Number: 17988
Object Type:
Place Created: London England United Kingdom Europe
Accession Number: 1939-9
Brief Description: Copper alloy semicircle hinged at 90 degrees with steel contact arms; in case. Maroon leather covered semi-circle hinged case with blue velvet lining and two hook latches.
Primary Inscriptions: "W & [S] Jones London" engraved on the reverse of the diameter. Manuscript label stuck on underside of case "E.M. Nelson / pres. by Geo. N. / 1938"
Provenance: Donated by G Nelson in memory of E M Nelson
Collection Group:
Material(s): Leather
Wood
Textile
Metal
Paper
Dimensions:
Height Width Depth Diameter Unit
21 100 57 mm

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