MHS Collection Database Search

Record Details

Triangular Compasses, as Illustrated by George Adams Jnr., Late 18th Century

Inventory Number: 13369
Object Type:
Accession Number: 2012-7/2
Brief Description: Brass, with ivory knob. In small wooden box, with hook-type clasps (one missing). Probably attributable to George Adams junior, who illustrated such an instrument in 1791.
Primary Inscriptions:
Provenance: Presented by John Bateman in 2012.
Collection Group:
Material(s): Brass
Ivory
Wood

Narratives

Image with multimedia irn 50103Image with multimedia irn 50104

Permalink: http://www.mhs.ox.ac.uk/object/inv/13369