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Plane-Table Alidade, by Erasmus Habermel, Prague, c. 1600

Object is on display.
Inventory Number: 40849
Object Type: Object
Persons: Erasmus Habermel (Maker (Signed by))
Date Created: c. 1600
Place Created: Prague Czech Republic Europe
Subject Classification(s): Billmeir Collection By Collection  
Accession Number: 1957-84/132
Brief Description: Plane-table alidade with magnetic compass. Scale of 'PES ROMANVS'.
Primary Inscriptions: "Pragæ fecit Erasm habermel"
Provenance: Presented by J. A. Billmeir.
Collection Group:
Material(s): Gilt brass


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