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Michael Bümel, Teodolite
Michael Bümel, Theodolite

Nuremberg 1625
Brass, paper, wood; compass diameter 10 cm, length 36,5 cm, height 21 cm
Florence, Istituto e Museo di Storia della Scienza, inv. 150

Perhaps the only example of the instrument designed by the mathematician Andreas Albrecht and described in a book joined to the instrument. The theodolite was used for surveying and producing perspective drawings.