Object Title

Clinometer and case

Clinometer and case

Date

1900-1999

Object Number

XXIII.272

Provenance

Purchased 25 January 2003

Physical Description

An artillery instrument for measuring a gun's angle of elevation in brass and metal, scale 0 degrees to 85 degrees

Dimensions

Dimensions: case 127 mm wide, 128 mm deep, 50 mm high clinometer 100 mm base, 100 mm vertical arm Weight: case 219 g, clinometer 350 mm

Inscriptions and Marks

on case top'PER MORTAIO DA 81 M 935' on clinometer on brass part of clinometer 'V' next to a flora inscription on metal 'Ma 1636'

Associations

Places Italy