Gimbal-Mounted Compass Pointer


Photo of Gimbal-Mounted Compass Pointer

Basic Information

Artifact Identification Gimbal-Mounted Compass Pointer   (1984.16.0047D)
Science & Technology T&E : Surveying & Navigational T&E : Navigational Equipment
Artist/Maker None
Geographic Location Asia, East, China
Period/Date Qing Dynasty (1644-1911), 19th century
Culture Chinese
Location On Exhibitin the Central Core exhibit

Physical Analysis

Dimension 1 (Length) 3.6 cm
Dimension 2 (Width) 2.6 cm
Dimension 3 (Depth) 0.2 cm
Weight 1 g
Measuring Remarks None
Materials Metal--Brass
Manufacturing Processes Manufacturing
Munsell Color Information Moderate Olive (5Y 4/4)

Research Remarks

Published Description N/A
Description N/A
Comparanda N/A

Photo of item in Eugene Dillenburg's Exhibit Gallery Webpage, July 3, 2005.

Artifact History

Archaeological Data N/A
Credit Line/Dedication Gift of George E. and Cynthia M. Anner
Reproduction no
Reproduction Information N/A

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