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Print (Engraving) A new astronomical instrument. Made by J. Ferguson, Published Aug. 29. 1757 according to Act of Parliament, London

Inventory Number: 14159
Object Type: print
Persons: James Ferguson
Date Created: 1757
Place Created: London England United Kingdom Europe
Subject Classification(s): Prints Collection  
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Brief Description: With volvelle and 'Explanation of the Instrument'

Line Engraving. Intaglio.
Primary Inscriptions: A New Astronomical Instrument, Sheewing the Day of the Month Change and Age of the Moon, the Places of the Sun and Moon in the Eclipse with the times of the rising, southing and setting of the Sun, Moon and Stars of the first second and third Magnitude from A.D. 1756 to 1805 inclusive.
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Material(s): Paper
Height Width Depth Diameter Unit
494 381 mm


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