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Gunner's Level, Lisbon, Portuguese, 1779

Inventory Number: 37402
Object Type:
Place Created: Lisbon Portugal Europe
Accession Number: 1924-44
Brief Description: Arc 70-0-70° (fleur-de-lys at zero) with water level, mounted on a base with two holes for screw attachment. The arc has a geared circumference and is turned by a knurled knob; there is also a fixing screw. The elevation is read against a vernier scale.
Primary Inscriptions: "LISBOA. ARCENAL REAL DO EXERCITO, ANNO 1779."
Provenance: Presented by Miss Willmott
Collection Group:
Material(s): Brass
Dimensions:
Height Width Depth Diameter Unit
137 26 mm

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