Azimuth compass

Made:
1766-1782 in Fleet Street
maker:
Benjamin Cole

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Azimuth compass by Benjamin Cole (jnr.), Fleet Street, London, England, 1766-1782.

Details

Category:
Surveying
Object Number:
1932-594
Materials:
brass (copper, zinc alloy), glass, silver (metal) and steel (metal)
type:
variation compass
taxonomy:
  • furnishing and equipment
  • measuring device - instrument
  • magnetic compass
  • furnishing and equipment
  • measuring device - instrument
credit:
Miss Althea M. Wollaston