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Object Compass
Year Range from 1825
Year Range to 1900
Description Metal compass (or dividers) from the John Carpenter farm in West Hoosick, New York. Iron construction with brass pivot joint. One arm is fixed while the other rides on a iron arc with a set screw for locking measurements in place.
Height (inches) 7
Width (inches) 2.5
Depth (inches) 0.25
Credit line Gift of Mrs. Wells S. Baker
Catalog Number 1959.274