J. & I. Hardy Reflecting Circle

J. & I. Hardy Reflecting Circle

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Description
This is an incomplete example of a Borda-type reflecting circle. It belonged to Augustana College in Rock Island, Illinois, and may have been acquired when that school was established in 1860. The inscription reads "J. & I. Hardy, London."
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
reflecting circle
maker
J. & I. Hardy
place made
United Kingdom: England, London
Measurements
overall: 10 in; 25.4 cm
overall: 3 1/8 in x 10 1/2 in; 7.9375 cm x 26.67 cm
ID Number
1987.0196.04
catalog number
1987.0196.04
accession number
1987.0196
Credit Line
Augustana College
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