Model of a polar planimeter

Made:
1880-1882 in London
designer:
Charles Vernon Boys

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Model of a polar planimeter, designed by C.V. Boys, c. 1881

Details

Category:
Mathematics
Object Number:
1886-39
type:
planimeter
taxonomy:
  • furnishing and equipment
  • measuring device - instrument
  • visual and verbal communication
credit:
Imperial College of Science, Technology & Medicine