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Inventory no. 74169 - Former Display Label

English 5-INCH PLOTTING SCALE
Early 18th century

Brass; with fish-skin covered case. Signed "S HORSEMAN"; undated.

There are scales of 1/10, 1/20, 1/30, 1/100, 1/200 and 1/300 of an inch.

Stephen Horseman (fl. 1702-24) was the apprentice and successor of Daniel Quare. He was an instrument-maker and a clock-maker.

[?Orrery Collection, no. 35]
Lent by Christ Church

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