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Douglas Reflecting Protractor, by Cary, London, Early 19th Century

Inventory Number: 44594
Object Type:
Persons: Cary
Date Created: Early 19th Century
Place Created: London England United Kingdom Europe
Accession Number:
Brief Description: Brass, with vernier and plotting scale in yards; in original mahogany box.
Primary Inscriptions: "Cary London" and "Patent 24" (the latter presumably a serial number).
Provenance: Patented by Sir Howard Douglas in 1811.
Collection Group:
Material(s): Brass

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