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Reversible Compasses, by W. & S. Jones, London, Early 19th Century

Inventory Number: 82067
Object Type:
Place Created: London England United Kingdom Europe
Accession Number: 1924-0/part
Brief Description: Reversible pillar compasses with sheath. From Lewis Evans' catalogue card: "Made about 1810 for my great Grandfather Lewis Evans FRS by W & S Jones 30 Holborn London".
Primary Inscriptions: "W & S, JONES, 30 Holborn London" on one leg; "REVD. MR. EVANS" on leg and sheath.
Provenance: Presented by Lewis Evans Owned by the Rev. Lewis Evans.
Collection Group: Lewis Evans Collection
Material(s): Brass and steel


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