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Tools, English?, c. 1700?

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Inventory Number: 30120
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Place Created: United Kingdom (England) Europe
Accession Number: 1925-43
Brief Description: A group of tools including the "... Small pr of Handvice & a Gun Tooll" which Thomas Wright noted in 1731, in his catalogue of the Orrery Collection.

Steel and wood. English?
Unsigned and undated; c.1700?.
Provenance: Lent by Christ Church, Oxford in 1925.
Collection Group: Orrery Collection


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