home
delivery
products
search
 
add to my favourites
 

Mariner's compass, c 1700s.


© Science Museum / Science & Society Picture Library

image details

Description
Compass in gimbals, with brass bowl and compass cards. This compass is said to have been the property of Sir Issac Newton. The bowl is inscribed with: 'Benj. Ayres fecit Amsterm' and the card is marked with 'J M Kleman fecit Amsterm'.
 
Image Ref.
10411693
 
 
 

buy a print

Select size
 
Select finish
 
How many prints?
 
£14.85
 
 

buy a framed print

Select size
 
Select finish
 
Select quantity
 
£74.26
 
 

buy a canvas

Select canvas type
 
Select size
 
Select quantity
 
£44.55
 
 

related links

If you want to licence this image click here