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Paperweight

AST1099
Astronomical and navigational instruments

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Collection Astronomical and navigational instruments
Gallery locationNot on display

Object details:

Object ID AST1099
Description Glass Paperweight, on the back of which is a photographic print in sepia, of the Royal Observatory seen from the north. Glass has bevelled edges. Back of print bears trade label. Print is very faded and the corners if the glass are chipped. Paperweight is in a small cardboard box.
Date made circa 1880

Artist/Maker Pook, M
Place made Unknown
Credit Misc
Materials inorganic: glass
Measurements Overall: 20 mm x 50 mm x 51 mm
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  • Paperweight (AST1099)
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