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Protractor with Calculating Function in Case, by Elliott Brothers, London, 1850s

Inventory Number: 12937
Object Type:
Place Created: 56 Strand London England United Kingdom Europe
Accession Number: 2003-11
Brief Description: Protractor and fitted case. Protractor by Elliott Brothers. Coated metal with sliding calculating function, housed in fitted red leather covered case for Protractor by Elliott Brothers. Lined with blue velvet to base and blue silk to inside of lid. Inscription to underside of case. 56 Strand was Elliott's address 1850-58.
Primary Inscriptions: On case ' ELLIOTT BROTHERS / OPTICIANS / 56 STRAND, LONDON'
Provenance: Presented by the Marconi Corporation in 2003.
Collection Group: Elliott Collection
Material(s): Brass
metal
Card
Leather
Dimensions:
Height Width Depth Diameter Unit
6 120 80 mm

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