Reference numberMOB/018
TitleDividers attributed to Christopher Wren
DescriptionA pair of brass dividers with steel tips, a 90 degree arch and four elaborately moulded wing nuts. The arch is inscribed 'Sir Christopher Wren February 1697'. Atributed to Christopher Wren.
Extent1 instrument
FormatScientific Instrument
MaterialsBrass, steel
Dimensionsl 400 mm
Access statusOpen
ProvenancePresented to the Society by John Wolfe Barry FRS
URL descriptionDigital version available on The Royal Society Picture Library
Fellows associated with this archive
NA8299Wren; Sir; Christopher (1632 - 1723); architect, astronomer, and mathematician1632 - 1723
NA6258Wolfe-Barry; Sir; John Wolfe (1836 - 1918)1836 - 1918
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