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Polar Planimeter, by J. Amsler, Schaffhausen, c. 1921

Inventory Number: 45722
Object Type:
Persons: Jakob Amsler (Maker)
T. Mason (Retailer)
Date Created:
Place Created: Schaffhausen Switzerland Europe
Accession Number: 1973-24
Brief Description: In mock-leather fitted case with velvet lining, with weight; screw key missing.
Primary Inscriptions: "J. Amsler" beside pole point; serial number "61033" stamped on instrument and weight; ?batch number "28" stamped on both legs; constant "16.256" stamped on weight. Retailer's label inside case lid: "T. MASON / OPTICIAN / 5. DAME STREET / DUBLIN".
Provenance:
Collection Group:
Material(s): Brass
steel
blued steel
celluloid?
Dimensions:
Height Width Depth Diameter Unit
225 52 38 mm

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