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Title: Label for Samuel Emery, mathematical instrument maker, Salem, MA

Accession Number: 1952.2096.2
Category: EPHEMERA
Type: instrument label
Maker: Emery, Samuel
Place: USA, MA, Salem
Date: After 1809
Materials:
Description: Printed paper label from inside box for quadrant 1952.2096; label for Samuel Emery (1787-1882), mathematical instrument maker, Water Street, Salem, MA (probably at this address 1809-1864); label removed from box by T. Edmondson, 1986, under 1952.2096.1. Ref: Brewington, "Peabody Museum Collection of Navigating Instruments", p. 125. Compare label design with 1968.105.2. Label order, top (latest) to bottom (earliest): 1952.2096.1, 2, 3.

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