Distance Meter for Plane Table, 1765-1775

Made:
1765-1775 in Augsburg
maker:
Georg Friedrich Brander

Distance meter (telemeter) for use with plane table, by Georg Friedrich Brander, unsigned, Augsburg, Germany, 1765-75.

Details

Category:
Surveying
Object Number:
1986-655
Materials:
box (wood), brass (copper, zinc alloy), fishskin, glass, mahogany (wood), paper (fibre product)
type:
telemeter
taxonomy:
  • component - object
  • furnishing and equipment
  • measuring device - instrument
credit:
Christie's South Kensington Limited
status:
Permanent collection

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