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Gunner's Compendium, by Ulrich Klieber, Augsburg, 1578

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Inventory Number: 35522
Object Type:
Persons: Ulrich Klieber (Maker (Signed by))
Date Created: Dated 1578
Place Created: Augsburg Germany Europe
Subject Classification(s): Billmeir Collection   
Accession Number: 1957-84/248
Brief Description: Arched foot with folding extensions; transversely adjustable vertical pate with slot for sliding sight (missing); folding plate with levelling arc, plummet and artillery tables; hinged plummet; horizontal dial and compass; with blind-tooled, leather-covered wood and pasteboard case.
Primary Inscriptions: "VDALRICVS KLIEPER AVGVST FACIEBAT / * ANNO * * LXXVII *" on underside of foot.
Provenance: Presented by J. A. Billmeir.
Collection Group: Billmeir Collection
Material(s): Gilt and silvered brass


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