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Survey tripod crafted of walnut and iron probably made by and used by Major Samuel Sewall (1724-1814) in York, Maine, circa 1750. A survey transit that probably accompanied this tripod, also made and signed by Sewall, is in a private collection.
About This Item
- Title: Survey tripod, York, ca. 1750
- Creator: Sewall, Samuel
- Creation Date: circa 1750
- Subject Date: circa 1750
- Town: York
- County: York
- State: ME
- Media: walnut, iron
- Dimensions: 155.00 cm x 10.00 cm
- Local Code: 2000.032
- Collection: Old Gaol Museum Collection
- Object Type: Physical Object
For more information about this item, contact:Old York Historical Society
P.O. Box 312, York, ME 03909
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