Miner's Compass

Miner's Compass

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Description
This instrument is known variously as a miner's compass or a dip needle. The inscription reads "W. & L.E. GURLEY, TROY, N.Y."
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
Miner's Compass
miner's compass
Measurements
overall: 7/8 in x 4 1/2 in x 4 1/8 in; 2.2225 cm x 11.43 cm x 10.4775 cm
ID Number
PH.335530
catalog number
335530
accession number
321714
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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