Davis Quadrant

Object number
01.756
Creator
Lamb, A.
Date
18th century
Description
Quadrant - davis (or backstaff) with wood inlaid with ivory in diamond shapes. Ivory inlay reads: made by a. Lamb in New York for Mr. (faded) Carpenter, 17??. S See #01.755
Credit Line
Newport Historical Society Collection
Object Type
Davis quadrants
Subjects
Carpenter Family