Surveyor's Compass; Richard Patten, New York; 1840-1860; 1333


Arnold Zlotoff Tool Museum


Surveyor's Compass

About this object

The compass was used to determine horizontal angles for establishing boundary lines and survey maps.


Richard Patten, New York

Date Made


Place Notes

Patten worked in New York, Washington and Baltimore

Medium and Materials

Brass body and fittings


14 7/8" x 7 1/4" x 3 1/8"

Object number


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