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Architect's Tool

Compass

Reproduction

Object Number:MS3636
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Roman
Provenience: Italy
Campania
Pompeii
Manufacture Location: Naples
Maker: J. Chiurazzi and Fils
Date Made: 1903
Early Date: 1903
Late Date: 1903
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Bronze
Technique:Cast
Height: 5 cm
Length: 16.1 cm
Width: 10 cm
Credit Line:Purchased from J. Chiurazzi and Fils (Foundry); subscription of John Wanamaker, 1902

Description

Compasses with arrangement for parallel legs. Original found at Pompeii.

Bibliography:

[Catalogue] J. Chiurazzi & Fils. 1901. J. Chiurazzi & Fils. Fournisseurs de Cours et Musees. Etablissements.. Naples. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: no. 210View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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