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Portable Magnetic Needle, Dutch?, Late 18th Century?

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Inventory Number: 25162
Object Type:
Place Created: The Netherlands Europe
Accession Number: 1988-4
Brief Description: Bar magnet in turned ebony box.
Primary Inscriptions: One pole marked with a "N". (or "Z"?)
Provenance: Presented by A.J. Turner.
Collection Group:
Material(s): Iron
Ebony
Dimensions:
Height Width Depth Diameter Unit
140 17 mm

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