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Altazimuth Theodolite, by Erasmus Habermel, Prague, Late 16th Century

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Inventory Number: 45944
Object Type:
Persons: Erasmus Habermel (Maker (Signed by))
Date Created: Late 16th century
Place Created: Prague Czech Republic Europe
Subject Classification(s): Billmeir Collection By Collection  
Accession Number: 1957-84/124
Brief Description: Vertical semicircle, horizontal circle, additional index arm. Universal joint fitting onto a turned brass support inserted into a wooden base.
Primary Inscriptions: "Pragae fecit Erasm habermel" engraved on the vertical semicircle.
Provenance: Presented by J. A. Billmeir.
Collection Group:
Material(s): Gilt and silvered brass

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