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Alidade, by E. R. Watts & Son Ltd., London, 1946

Inventory Number: 67120
Object Type: Alidade
Place Created: London England United Kingdom Europe
Accession Number: 2005-12/1
Brief Description: Metal alidade, black-painted coating with brass and other metal fittings, two spirit levels, in hinged wooden box with leather carrying strap. Three parts: alidade, separate cylindrical metal fitting, box.
Telescope cap missing. Black coating worn in areas.
Primary Inscriptions: On box "ALIDADE.3." On paper label inside box "Instrument No.38347 Date 22/5/46" 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: Department of Earth Sciences, University of Oxford
Collection Group:
Material(s): Brass
painted coating
green baize

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