Graphometer

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about 1770

Overall: 6 5/16 x 8 1/4 x 4 1/2 in. (16 x 21 x 11.5 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Allen King Collection of Scientific Instruments, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College

2002.1.35211

Geography/Culture

North America, United States

Period

1600-1800

Object Name

Scientific Instrument: Surveying

Classification

Scientific Instrument

Scientific Instrument - Surveying

Not on view

Publication History

David Pantalony, Richard L. Kremer, Francis J. Manasek, Study, Measure, Experiment: Stories of Scientific Instruments at Dartmouth College, Norwich, Vermont: Terra Nova Press, 2005, p. 21, ill.

Provenance

Transferred from the Thayer School, Department of Graphics and Engineering, Dartmouth College to the Dartmouth College Museum, June 23, 1950; catalogued into the Allen King Collection of Scientific Instruments, 2002.

Old Number

Dartmouth College Museum no. 50.13.17133

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