Equatorial Clock Drive Weights

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1871

Two weights, for 9.4 inch Clark refractor in Shattuck Observatory. Visible in Bly photograph of Shattuck Observatory about 1875. (S.M.E. p. 60, 62, 65)

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

2005.58.20

Geography/Culture

North America, United States

Period

19th century

Object Name

Scientific Instrument

Classification

Scientific Instrument

Scientific Instrument: Astronomy

Not on view

Provenance

Source unknown; catalogued into the Allen King Collection of Scientific Instruments, 2005.

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