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Drawing Compass

Drawing Compass

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Description
This drawing compass is part of the set of drawing instruments owned and used by Samuel Pierpont Langley, the astrophysicist who served as the third Secretary of the Smithsonian Institution.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
drawing compass
Measurements
overall: 2 13/16 in x 11/16 in x 3/8 in; 7.14375 cm x 1.74625 cm x.9525 cm
ID Number
PH.161972.04
accession number
161972
catalog number
161972.04
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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