Theodolite Brass Paris France Second Half 18th Century

"Baradelle a Paris"

Code :  OGANOG0105997

325.00
Theodolite Brass Paris France Second Half 18th Century

"Baradelle a Paris"

Code :  OGANOG0105997

325.00

Theodolite Brass Paris France Second Half 18th Century - "Baradelle a Paris"

Features

"Baradelle a Paris"

Time:  XVIII Century - from 1701 to 1800

Origin:  Parigi, Francia

Material:  Brass

Description

Theodolite in gilded brass, with fixed and movable alidade central compass; signed on the underside "Baradelle a Paris". Baradelle was a French family of makers of scientific instruments; their production includes that of the father Jean-Louis-Jacques (active from 1752 to 1794) and his son Nicholas Eloi (active from 1774 to 1814), both signing indiscriminately with the sole surname. There is the painted and gilded wooden base with phytomorphic motifs as well. A similar theodolite belongs to the English collections of the Science Museum Group.

Product Condition:
The item shows signs of wear due to age. Any damage or loss is displayed as completely as possible in the pictures. It may require restoration and recovery of french polish. Product with a Certificate of Authenticity and Lawful Origin.

Dimensions (cm):
Height: 23
Diameter: 16

Additional Information

Time: XVIII Century - from 1701 to 1800

Material: Brass

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