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Depth Tool Object Reg. No: ST 022463

Depth tool used to mesh clock wheels.

Used at Melbourne Observatory workshop.
Acquisition Information:
Transfer from Melbourne Observatory, 1946
Discipline: Technology
Dimensions: 17 cm (Height), 10 cm (Width), 40 cm (Length)

More information

Tagged with: clock watchmaking, observatories, horology
Themes this item is part of: Melbourne Observatory Collection, Science & Measurement Collection, Positional Astronomy at Melbourne Observatory, Weights & Measures at Melbourne Observatory, Melbourne Observatory & Standard Time in Victoria, Astrographic Catalogue, Transits of Venus, 1874 & 1882, Buildings at Melbourne Observatory, Star Observations & Personal Equation, Meteorology at Melbourne Observatory, 1863-1908, Melbourne Observatory, 1863-1944, Geodetic Survey of Victoria, 1858-1872
Primary Classification: HOROLOGY
Secondary Classification: Clock & Watch Making
Tertiary Classification: tools & equipment
Inscriptions: Inscribed 'Chaux-d-Fonds' [Swiss watchmaking town].
User: Melbourne Observatory, South Yarra, Victoria, Australia

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