Azimuth compass, British, 1771-1800

Made:
1771-1800 in Fleet Street
maker:
George Adams

Azimuth compass by George Adams, Fleet Steet, London, 1771-1800.

Details

Category:
Surveying
Object Number:
1909-140
Materials:
brass (copper, zinc alloy), bronze (copper, tin alloy), glass, silver (metal) and steel (metal)
type:
variation compass
taxonomy:
  • furnishing and equipment
  • measuring device - instrument
  • furnishing and equipment
  • measuring device - instrument
  • magnetic compass
credit:
Baker, Charles