Dendrometer a tree height measuring instrument, European, 1851-1900

Made:
1851-1900 in Europe
maker:
Unknown

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Dendrometer, a surveying instrument for measuring heights of trees, unsigned, in felt-lined mahogany box.

Details

Category:
Surveying
Object Number:
1917-39
Materials:
brass (copper, zinc alloy), felt, mahogany (wood) and steel (metal)
type:
dendrometer
taxonomy:
  • furnishing and equipment
  • tools & equipment
credit:
Court, Thomas Henry