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Microptic Theodolite, by E. R. Watts & Son Ltd., London, 1944

Inventory Number: 44966
Object Type:
Place Created: London England United Kingdom Europe
Accession Number: 2005-12/2
Brief Description: Brass theodolite, green-painted coating, metal fittings, in hinged wooden box with leather carrying strap. Seven parts: alidade, separate cylindrical metal fitting, box, three accessories [bulbs?] and a plumb bob.
Inscription on theodolite "No.30016"
Primary Inscriptions: On box "MICROPTIC.2." Paper label on box "10" Paper label in box "INSTRUMENT No.30019 Date 14/1/44" On metal label inside box "E.R.Watts & Son Ltd, ENGINEERS' AND SURVEYORS' INSTRUMENTS AND SUPPLIES 123, Camberwell Rd. London, England" ERW&S trademark
Provenance: Transfered from Department of Earth Sciences, University of Oxford
Collection Group:
Material(s): Brass
painted coating
green baize

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