Alidade On Stand
A decorative antique brass style alidade would make a fantastic addition to any desktop.
- Alidades are sighting devices for determining directions used in surveying and (formerly) astronomy
- Alidades were used during voyages of exploration to assist with accurate map making and reading
- The Royal Museums Greenwich collection holds examples of alidades
- Metal and glass
- Dimensions: 10 x 7cm | 3.9 x 2.8 in
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