Mechanical Drawing of a Megaskop Panoramic Camera

Description (Brief):

A Friedrich Martens mechanical drawing of his Megaskop Panoramic Camera ca 1854. It is stamped with the "Bureau Des Maufactures;Brevets D'invention" seal. It is signed my Martins in the lower right corner. It is also signed by 'Ler maitre des Requetes Directeur-Alenaz.'

Date Made: ca 1854

Maker: Martens, Friedrichvon Martens, Friedrich

Location: Currently not on view

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Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: PG.72.76.29Catalog Number: 72.76.29Accession Number: 302033

Object Name: Drawing, mechanical

Physical Description: paper (overall material)Measurements: overall: 27 cm x 35.7 cm; 10 5/8 in x 14 1/16 in

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b3-9270-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_1029432

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