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Inventory no. 15472 - Former Display Label

English CIRCUMFERENTOR (or surveying compass)
c.1700

Brass; with blind-tooled leather-covered case. Signed, "J: Worgan fecit"; undated.

There is a socket for attaching the instrument to the ball and socket head of the oak folding tripod, also shown here.

[Orrery Collection, no. 15]
Lent by Christ Church

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