Spirit Level

Unknown Maker


about 1900

Brass tube 5" long containing spirit level held in with 2 brass screws at bottom, gray laquer on tube, square brass blocks at ends of tube support the level

Overall: 5 1/4 × 5/8 in. (13.3 × 1.6 cm)

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



North America, United States


20th century

Object Name

Scientific Instrument: Surveying


Scientific Instrument

Scientific Instrument - Surveying

Not on view


Found in the attic of the Thayer School of Engineering, possibly from the Chandler School; transferred by Dean William Kimball to the Dartmouth College Museum, June 17, 1960; catalogued into the Allen King Collection of Scientific Instruments, 2007.

Old Number

Dartmouth College Museum no. 160.30.18762

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