Magnetic compass by John Worgan, 1696

Made:
1696 in London

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Mathematical compass by John Worgan, 1696. Front overhead view of whole object against black background.
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Mathematical compass by John Worgan, 1696. Front 3/4 view of whole object against black background.
Science Museum Group Collection
© The Board of Trustees of the Science Museum

Mathematical compass by John Worgan, 1696. Front 3/4 detail view of object against black background.
Science Museum Group Collection
© The Board of Trustees of the Science Museum

Mathematical compass by John Worgan, 1696. Overhead detail view of object against black background.
Science Museum Group Collection
© The Board of Trustees of the Science Museum

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© The Board of Trustees of the Science Museum

Mathematical compass by John Worgan, 1696

Details

Category:
Mathematics
Object Number:
1994-1285
type:
magnetic compass
credit:
Tesseract

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