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Item ST 22463
Depth Tool - Unknown Make, Chaux-d-Fonds, Switzerland, circa 1850s-1890s
Depth tool used to mesh clock wheels.
Used at Melbourne Observatory workshop.
Melbourne Observatory Collection
Science & Measurement
Transfer from Melbourne Observatory, 31 Jul 1946
Melbourne Observatory, South Yarra, Greater Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Inscribed 'Chaux-d-Fonds' [Swiss watchmaking town].
Horology, Clock & watch making, Tools & equipment
History & Technology
Type of item
40 cm (Length), 10 cm (Width), 17 cm (Height)
Clock & Watchmaking, Observatories, Horology