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Abney's Clinometer and Case, English, c. 1930

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Inventory Number: 68600
Object Type:
Place Created: England United Kingdom Europe
Accession Number: 1986-20
Brief Description: Copper alloy clinometer, with a rectangular tube painted black and a silvered scale on a rectangular plate of 90°- 0°- 90°, with a vernier divided to 10 minutes and a magnifier loupe (with its lens missing), and a bubble tube level. The eyepiece is retractable. The instrument is in a brown leather carrying case with a metal fastening.
Primary Inscriptions: Unsigned and undated.
Provenance: Purchased.
Collection Group:
Material(s): Copper alloy
Paint
Metal
Glass
Leather
Thread
Fabric

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