Set of architect's drawing instruments by various

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Set of architect's drawing instruments by various makers contained in 4 trays in fitted wooden box 19 1/2 x 13 1/2 inches

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Science Museum: Mathematics: The Winton Gallery

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Category:
Mathematics
Object Number:
1952-232
Materials:
box (wood), brass (copper, zinc alloy), ebony (wood), leather, metal (unknown), pine (wood), steel (metal), stone, walnut (wood), wood (unidentified)
Measurements:
Plate of Instruments 1: 30 mm x 457 mm x 304 mm, 3.68 kg
Plate of Instruments 2 (with protractor): 25 mm x 467 mm x 315 mm, 2.83 kg
Box open: 430 mm x 550 mm x 400 mm, 8.44 kg
Box closed: 125 mm x 550 mm x 400 mm, 8.44 kg
type:
drawing instrument sets
credit:
Backer, H.E.
status:
Permanent collection

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