Mining compass & clinometer, German, 1901-1907

Made:
1901-1907 in Bad Liebenwerda
maker:
R. Reiss

Buy this image as a print 

Buy

License this image for commercial use at Science and Society Picture Library

License

Science Museum Group
© The Board of Trustees of the Science Museum

Mine surveyor's hanging compass and clinometer by R. Reiss, Bad Liebenwerda, Germany, 1901-1907, in case.

Details

Category:
Surveying
Object Number:
1967-463
Materials:
brass (copper, zinc alloy), canvas, cotton thread, felt, glass, leather, plastic (unidentified), steel (metal) and wood (unidentified)
type:
mining dial
taxonomy:
  • furnishing and equipment
  • measuring device - instrument
  • magnetic compass
  • furnishing and equipment
  • measuring device - instrument
  • furnishing and equipment
  • measuring device - instrument
  • furnishing and equipment
  • measuring device - instrument
  • magnetic compass
credit:
Royal School of Mines