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Inventory no. 82248 - Former Display Label

?Italian DIPTYCH DIAL
c.1600

Ivory and brass. Unsigned and undated.

Includes: 1. Horizontal dial, for latitude c.45°, and hole for viewing compass needle when upper leaf is closed; 2. Vertical pin-gnomon dial for Italian hours; 3. Horizontal pin-gnomon dial for Italian hours, and compass (needle missing).

[I. 86]
Lewis Evans Collection.

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