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Title
Brass mariner's compass in gimbals set in mahogany box
Brass mariner's compass in gimbals set in mahogany box with; Brass mariner's compass in gimbals set in mahogany box with handles and lead weight to improve stability at sea,
Work Type
Navigation
Date
1775-1850
Location
Amsterdam
Material
brass (copper, zinc alloy); card; glass; ink; lead (metal); mahogany (wood)
Measurements
overall: 279 mm x 512 mm x 512 mm,
Description
Brass mariner's compass in gimbals set in mahogany box with handles and lead weight to improve stability at sea, compass by Benjamin Ayres, Amsterdam, Netherlands, c.1775 and card made later by by J.M. Kleman, Amsterdam, Netherlands, c. 1850
ID Number
co55423
Source
Image and original data from Science Museum Group - https://collection.sciencemuseum.org.uk
Rights
The source metadata displayed in the Description field is released under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 license - https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/. All other source metadata is released under Creative Commons Zero - https://creativecommons.org/publicdomain/zero/1.0/. The image is released under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 4.0 License - https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/4.0/.
File Properties
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large_SMG00063720.jpg
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