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Scientific Instruments > Compasses

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85/2214 Compass, in brass casing, England, 18th century
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Object statement
Compass, in brass casing, England, 18th century

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Description
Compass, in brass casing, England, 18th century
85/2214

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Acquisition credit line
Purchased 1985

This object record is currently incomplete. The information available may date back as far as 125 years. Other information may exist in a non-digital form. The Museum continues to update and add new research to collection records.
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+ Experimentations Exhibition
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{{cite web |url=http://from.ph/38812 |title=85/2214 Compass, in brass casing, England, 18th century |author=Powerhouse Museum |accessdate=16 September 2014 |publisher=Powerhouse Museum, Australia}}


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