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Print (Engraving), Countess of Westmorland's Lodestone, Oxford, 18th Century

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Inventory Number: 13671
Object Type: Object
Place Created: Oxford England United Kingdom Europe
Subject Classification(s): Magnets Prints Collection  
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Brief Description: Engraving of The Countess of Westmorland's Lodestone (Inv. 47759), commisioned by William Huddesford, the Keeper of the Ashmolean, following its donation by the Countess.
Primary Inscriptions: 'Magnes carisimae Magnitudinis quem Illustrissima Dom: Dom: Comitissa de Westmorland Academiae Oxon. donavit et in Museo Ashmoleano reponendum esse voluit A.D. 1756'. With annotation at bottom left corner 'Pres. by J. Johnson.'
Provenance: Presennted by John Johnson
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Material(s): Paper
Dimensions:
Height Width Depth Diameter Unit
268 181 mm

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