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tripod legs

tripod legs

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Description
These are the legs of the trip that held the transit and equal altitude instrument made and used by Andrew Ellicott.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
tripod legs
date made
late 18th century
Measurements
overall, each: 28 1/2 in x 1 5/8 in x 1 3/4 in; 72.39 cm x 4.1275 cm x 4.445 cm
ID Number
PH.152080.02
catalog number
152080.02
accession number
116914
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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