Gimbal-Mounted Compass Pointer

1984.16.0047D

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    Basic Information

    Artifact Identification Gimbal-Mounted Compass Pointer   (1984.16.0047D)
    Classification/
    Nomenclature
    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
    Bibliography

    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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