MHS Collection Database Search

Record Details

12-foot Zenith Sector, by John Bird, London, 1773

preview image for 12-foot Zenith Sector, by John Bird, London, 1773
Inventory Number: 84526
Object Type:
Persons: John Bird (Maker)
Date Created:
Place Created: London England United Kingdom Europe
Accession Number: 1933-19
Brief Description:
Primary Inscriptions: "John Bird London / 1773" at the zero point of the degree scale.
Provenance: Presented by the Radcliffe Trustees in 1933. From the Radcliffe Observatory, Oxford.
Collection Group: Radcliffe Observatory Collection
Dimensions:
Height Width Depth Diameter Unit
4600 1350 560 mm

Narratives

Image with multimedia irn 52885

Permalink: http://www.mhs.ox.ac.uk/object/inv/84526