Gimbal-Mounted Compass Case


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Artifact Identification Gimbal-Mounted Compass Case   (1984.16.0047C)
Science & Technology T&E : Surveying & Navigational T&E : Navigational Equipment
Artist/Maker None
Geographic Location Asia, East, China
Period/Date Republic of China (1912-1949) or People's Republic of China (1949-present), 1900 - 1984
Culture Chinese

Physical Analysis

Dimension 1 (Length) 8.6 cm
Dimension 2 (Width) 8.6 cm
Dimension 3 (Depth) 7.7 cm
Weight 78 g
Measuring Remarks None
Materials Animal--Skin--without Fur/Feathers/Scales, Metal--Bronze, Textile--Silk, Plant--Wood
Manufacturing Processes Riveting, Sewing
Munsell Color Information Black (N 2.25/ 3.8% R) Light Yellowish Brown (10YR 6/4) -Inside Moderate Brown (7.5YR 4/4) -Clasp

Research Remarks

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Comparanda N/A
Bibliography N/A

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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