Surveyor's Stakes

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11 rusty steel stakes, 6 sent into circle at top, pointed at bottom, tattered strips of red fabric tied to tops

Overall: 14 in. (35.6 cm)

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

2007.1.75

Geography/Culture

North America, United States

Period

20th century

Object Name

Scientific Instrument: Surveying

Classification

Scientific Instrument

Scientific Instrument - Surveying

Not on view

Provenance

Julius S. Mason (1894-1965), Hanover, New Hampshire; given to the Dartmouth College Museum, 1965; catalogued into the Allen King Collection of Scientific Instruments, 2007.

Old Number

Dartmouth College Museum no. 165.32.19843

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