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Object Number 1983.004.0163
Object Name Quadrant
Date 1781-1781
Culture English
Description Ship's quadrant, ebonized wood, metal and ivory inlaid. George III period, signed William James Guyon, and dated 1781. Original Appraisal number: F-143.
Material Wood/Metal/Ivory
Lexicon category 5: T&E For Science & Technology
Lexicon sub-category Surveying & Navigational T&E
Credit line Silverman/Rodgers Collection
Exhibit History-Exhibit # 162
Label LABEL: William James Guyon, 1781