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Anchor Plate XLIV

Date: 1830-1842
Dimensions:
Overall: 273 x 210 mm, 0.008 kg
Medium: Ink on paper
Credit Line: ANMM Collection
Classification:Art
Object Name: Steel engraving
Object No: 00019713
Place Manufactured:Edinburgh

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    Description
    This engraving featured in the 7th edition of the Encyclopaedia Britannica published between 1830 and 1842. The plate features sixteen illustrations relating to various anchor types ( mushroom, grapnel, forked, weighted and common) and anchor parts (square, shank, trend, nut, ring, crown, throat, arm, blade, bill, palm). This engraving probably featured in the 7th edition ‘Encyclopaedia Britannica: A Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, and General Literature’ published in 1842.
    Additional Titles

    Primary title: STEEL ENGRAVING DEPICTING VARIOUS ANCHORS, PUBLISHED BY ENCYCLOPAEDIA BRITANNICA

    Web title: Anchor Plate XLIV

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