Set of 24 mathematical instruments by Dominicus Lusuerg of Rome

Collection of instruments in a leather case, includes dividers, drawing pens, a set of Napier's rods, a surveying quadrant and a Galilean sector.

Details

Art Fund grant:
£1,000 ( Total: £7,500)
Acquired in:
1972
Vendor:
A Davidson

Venue details

Whipple Museum of the History of Science Free School Lane, CAMBRIDGE Cambridgeshire CB2 3RH 01223 330906 www.hps.cam.ac.uk/whipple

Entry details

Free to all

Mon–Fri, 12.30–4.30pm

Closed Bank Holidays and over the Christmas period

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