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Simple Theodolite and Surveyor's Cross, Dutch, 1565

Inventory Number: 82851
Object Type:
Place Created: The Netherlands Europe
Subject Classification(s): Billmeir Collection By Collection  
Accession Number: 1957-84/125
Brief Description: The alidade is a modern replacement, presumably added in 1930 (according to Henri Michel's chronogram). A small part of the circular plate has been replaced.
Primary Inscriptions: 'DeLIneaVIt refeCItqVe MICheL brVXeLLIs' on the alidade
Provenance: Presented by J. A. Billmeir. From the Henri Michel Collection.
Collection Group:
Material(s): Brass

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