Pair compasses, iron, with a double-action transve

Made:
1600-1700 in Italy

Pair compasses, iron, with a double-action transverse screw, Italian 17th century

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Details

Category:
Hand and Machine Tools
Object Number:
1959-24
Measurements:
overall closed: 12.0079 x 11.063 x 2.0866 in.; 305 x 281 x 53 mm
type:
pair of compasses
credit:
Victoria & Albert Museum
status:
Permanent collection

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