Altimeter (Instrument for measuring altitude) with case
Accession number XX1990.850 a,b
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 Material Information
Title: Altimeter (Instrument for measuring altitude) with case altimeter
Physical Description: Artifact
Creator: Ateliers J. Carpentier Constructeur ( Maker )
Subjects / Keywords: Industry -- Metal/Metal Design -- Industrial Design
Genre: altimeter
Content description: Rectangular oak hinged case containing a flat triangular-shaped altimeter made of metal; long side of triangle is curved rather than straight and has increments etched into edge; corner of triangle is shaped into a pincer, possibly to grasp item being measured; flat, flush, ruler-like arm is attached at pincer-head and swivels along increments as pincer opens. a: calculator, b: case.
Preferred Citation: The Wolfsonian–Florida International University, Miami Beach, Florida, The Mitchell Wolfson, Jr. Collection
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Bibliographic ID: WOLF002346
Volume ID: VID00001
Source Institution: The Wolfsonian-Florida International University
Holding Location: The Wolfsonian FIU Object Collection
Rights Management: All rights reserved by the source institution and holding location.
Resource Identifier: accession number - XX1990.850 a,b
Classification: Mechanical & Electrical

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