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Traverse Board, English?, 19th Century

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Inventory Number: 51889
Object Type:
Place Created: London England United Kingdom Europe
Accession Number: 1979-51
Brief Description: Polychrome traverse board with compass rose for 36 directions and rectangular panel for 4 speed measurements, wooden handle. Solitaire board on verso. With purpose-made perspex stand.

(Detailed description from original purchase documentation in object history file)
Primary Inscriptions: Unsigned and undated
Provenance: Purchased with the help of the PRISM Fund.
Collection Group:
Material(s): Painted wood
Dimensions:
Height Width Depth Diameter Unit
370 mm

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