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Gunter's Sector, by John Rowley, London, c. 1700

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Inventory Number: 23106
Object Type:
Persons: John Rowley
Date Created:
Place Created: London England United Kingdom Europe
Accession Number: 1925-43
Brief Description: English 9-inch Gunter's sector
Ivory and silver. Signed, "I: Rowley. fecit:". Undated; c.1700.

There are scales for Sin[es], Tan[gents], Cho[rds], Sec[ants], Lin[es], Num[bers] and Poll[ygons].
Primary Inscriptions: Signed, "I: Rowley. fecit:"
Provenance: Lent by Christ Church, Oxford in 1925.
Collection Group: Orrery Collection
Dimensions:
Height Width Depth Diameter Unit
242 mm

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