Gimbal-Mounted Compass Pointer


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    Basic Information

    Artifact Identification Gimbal-Mounted Compass Pointer   (1984.16.0047D)
    1. Science & Technology T&E
    2. :
    3. Surveying & Navigational T&E
    4. :
    5. Navigational Equipment
    Artist/Maker None
    Geographic Location
    Period/Date Qing Dynasty (1644-1911), 19th century
    Culture Chinese

    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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