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Prismatic Compass, by Cary, London, Mid 19th Century

Inventory Number: 54566
Object Type:
Persons: Cary
Date Created: Mid 19th Century
Place Created: London England United Kingdom Europe
Accession Number:
Brief Description: Brass case (no lid); green coloured compass card with reversed numerals, calibrated 0° - 360° in ½ degrees.
Primary Inscriptions: "CARY LONDON" [on the compass card].
Provenance: Not ascertained.
Collection Group:
Material(s): Brass
paper and glass


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