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Instruments and eqipment

Solar sextant, ca. 1823, 33.5 x 41 x 6.2 cm.

Solar sextant, ca. 1823, 33.5 x 41 x 6.2 cm.

© Museo Nacional de Colombia
Telegraph transmission model, ca. 1865, 19.5 x 22 x 5.7 cm.

Telegraph transmission model, ca. 1865, 19.5 x 22 x 5.7 cm.

© Museo Nacional de Colombia

Notice

Material
Metals | Wood | Glass
Type
Tools and weapons
Details
For scientific, technological and industrial use. For example, medical, optical, and weighing and measuring instruments, barometers, plumb bobs, compasses, chronometers, astrolabes, octants, sextants, scales, telegraphs and telephones.
Red List
Red List of Colombian Cultural Objects at Risk
Countries
Colombia
Period
Colonial and Republican