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Catalog Number 1973.49.8
Object Name Book
Title German Arithmetic Book Belonging to Johann Diedrich Peterssen
Date circa 1771
Year Range from 1770
Year Range to 1772
Description Book, arithmetic. Cover is brown with the inscription "I D P, ANNO, 1770" on the front. Around the inscription is an engraved floral border. There are two sets of severed leather straps on both the front and back of book. The book is medium in size and has a very fragile binding. The book contains math problems that are written in an elegant penmanship.
People Peterssen, Johann Diederich
Peterson, John Dieter
Subjects EDUCATION
ETHNIC - GERMAN
Dimensions 15.5 cm x 20.5 cm, width x height.