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Lodestone, English?, 18th Century

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Inventory Number: 36074
Object Type:
Place Created: England United Kingdom Europe
Accession Number: Unknown
Brief Description: Rectangular shaped natural magnet with soft iron pole pieces and silver mounting. Keeper and suspension ring are missing.
Primary Inscriptions: Unsigned.
Provenance: Unknown.
Collection Group:
Material(s): Magnetite
iron and silver
Dimensions:
Height Width Depth Diameter Unit
25 17 26 mm

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