Ivory Tag

  • Object: Erhu

    Object: Erhu

    Sep 27, 2018

    This instrument is called an erhu, a Chinese stringed musical instrument. This instrument is similar to a violin, as a bow is used to play the strings. The erhu is unique in how it only has two strings. The instrument [...]

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  • Object: Surveying equipment

    Object: Surveying equipment

    Sep 25, 2018

    This survey instrument was made by Queen and Company in 1893. The instrument includes a transit, plum-bob, compass, scale and wood and ivory leveling rods. Surveying is the process of mathematically determining the space in-between given points above, on or [...]

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