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Set of Drawing Instruments, English, c. 1700

Inventory Number: 18922
Object Type:
Place Created: England United Kingdom Europe
Accession Number: 1925-43
Brief Description: Set of drawing instruments in a velvet-lined, fish-skin covered, case. Unsigned and undated.

The set includes compasses, with pen, pencil-holder and attachment for drawing dotted lines; dividers; ruling pen and turnscrew.
Primary Inscriptions:
Provenance: Lent by Christ Church, Oxford in 1925.
Collection Group: Orrery Collection
Dimensions:
Height Width Depth Diameter Unit
270 mm

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