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Miner's Compass and Clinometer, by Elliott Brothers, London, 1850s

Inventory Number: 82789
Object Type:
Place Created: 56 Strand London England United Kingdom Europe
Accession Number: 1944-1/part
Brief Description: Brass, with silvered-brass dial with compass points and four quadrants of degrees, and outer scale of 360°. Lid marked: "Diff of Hypo & Scale" and two scales: 30°-0°-30°, and 40°-0°-40°, with plumbob missing; in mahogany case. 56 Strand was Elliott's address 1850-58.
Primary Inscriptions: "Elliott Bros/ 56, Strand, London.".
Provenance: Purchased from Dr. Reginald S. Clay with his collection.
Collection Group: Clay Collection
Material(s): Brass
silvered-brass and glass; mahogany box
Height Width Depth Diameter Unit
112 mm

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