"Rough sketch of James Nasmyths' apparatus by whic

Made:
1879 in Penshurst
maker:
James Hall Nasmyth

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"Rough sketch of James Nasmyths' apparatus by which most perfect sound speculae may be cast with absolute certainty. Contrived in 1839, and used with great success even since". Signed "James Nasmyth, April 12, 1879" (single sheet 11 1/4" x 8 3/4")

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Category:
Astronomy
Object Number:
1932-112
Materials:
complete and paper
type:
pictorial drawings
credit:
Science Museum (Great Britain)