Beam compass

Made:
1870-1876 in England

Beam compass, wood, engraved "HO^10"; beam mahogany, scale to 1/10 inch on inlaid whitewood; reading by vernier and divided drum at fixed end to 1/1000 inch

Details

Category:
Mathematics
Object Number:
1876-545
type:
compasses (drawing instruments)
credit:
British Admiralty (Hydrographic Department)
status:
Permanent collection

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