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Graphometer, English, c. 1700

Inventory Number: 17420
Object Type:
Place Created: England United Kingdom Europe
Accession Number: 1925-43
Brief Description: Brass graphometer, or surveying semicircle, Unsigned and undated. With folding tripod.

The instrument was invented by Philip Danfrie, of Paris, about 1597.
Primary Inscriptions:
Provenance: Lent by Christ Church, Oxford in 1925.
Collection Group: Orrery Collection
Dimensions:
Height Width Depth Diameter Unit
315 mm

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