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Graduation. Thoughton's Dividing Machine

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Antique print. Graduation. Thoughton's Dividing Machine
Graduation. Thoughton's Dividing Machine
US$50.00

26.5 x 18 cm (10.5 x 7 inches)
A dividing engine is a device employed to mark graduations on measuring instruments. There has always been a need for accurate measuring instruments such as rulers, verniers protractors, astrolabes, sextants, theodolites, or circles for telescopes

These cyclopaedia engravings were created by Charles Tomlinson in the mid 1800's and are high quality engravings with superb details. They would look fantastic on a desk or in a study.
The paper is in excellent condition and has text on the reverse.

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Style
Date Made 1849-1899
Paper Size 26.5 x 18 cm (10.5 x 7 inches)
Shape Portrait
Main Color Black/White
Size Category 21 to 30 cm [8 to 12 inches]
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