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Triangulation Instrument, by Erasmus Habermel, Prague?, Late 16th Century

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Inventory Number: 47741
Object Type:
Persons: Erasmus Habermel (Maker (Signed by))
Date Created: Late 16th century
Place Created: Prague Czech Republic Europe
Subject Classification(s): Billmeir Collection By Collection  
Accession Number: 1957-84/128
Brief Description: Three pivoted arms with sights, one pivot mount adjustable on the baseline arm, with linear scales and scales for shot. Tooled leather-covered case.
Primary Inscriptions: "Fecit Erasmus Habermel"
Provenance: Presented by J. A. Billmeir.
Collection Group:
Material(s): Gilt brass

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