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Astrograph Screen - Melbourne Observatory, 1890s Object Reg. No: ST 042501

Summary:
Circular metal screen, 35 cm diameter, used with astrograph at Melbourne Observatory. In original shipping box sent from Paris Observatory.
Acquisition Information:
Transfer from Victoria: Local Government Department Office of Trade Measurement (formerly Weights & Measures Branch), 1994
Discipline: Technology
Dimensions: 35 cm (Diameter)
Dimension Comment: SCREEN

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Tagged with: astronomy, telescope accessories
Themes this item is part of: Astrographic Catalogue, Melbourne Observatory Collection, Science & Measurement Collection, Positional Astronomy at Melbourne Observatory, Weights & Measures at Melbourne Observatory, Melbourne Observatory & Standard Time in Victoria, 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: ASTRONOMY
Secondary Classification: Research
Tertiary Classification: observational instruments
User: Melbourne Observatory, South Yarra, Victoria, Australia, 1890-1910

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