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Reflecting Circle, by Troughton, London, Early 19th Century

Inventory Number: 83750
Object Type:
Persons: Troughton
Date Created: Early 19th Century
Place Created: London England United Kingdom Europe
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Brief Description: Lattice frame supporting circular limb with fully divided but only partially graduated (160-0-160) silver (or platinum?) scale (cf Whipple example, Divided Circle fig. 106); horizon and index glasses, each with sets of shades; triple index arm with verniers, one with clamp and tangent screws.
Primary Inscriptions: "Troughton 107 London" engraved on index arms
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Material(s): Brass
silver (or platinum?)
wood and glass

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