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Title: Davis quadrant made by C. Elliott, New London, CT, 1765

Accession Number: 1939.942
Category: INSTRUMENTS - QUADRANTS
Type: Davis quadrant
Maker: Elliott, C.
Place: USA, CT, New London
Date: 1765
Materials: wood; bone
Description: Davis quadrant (backstaff), dated 1765, made of teak and boxwood. Made by C. Elliott in New London, Connecticut, for Mr. Asa Waterman. #348 on 25 deg. end of arc. Horizon vane a reproduction; others appear to be original.

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