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Diptych Dial, by Johann Karner, Nuremberg, c. 1600

Inventory Number: 33279
Object Type: sundial, diptych dial
Persons: Johann Karner (Maker)
Date Created: c. 1600
Place Created: Nuremberg Germany Europe
Subject Classification(s): Lewis Evans Collection By Collection Sundials Mathematical Instruments By Trade Location  
Accession Number: 1940-6/part
Brief Description: Compass needle a modern replacement
Primary Inscriptions: "I 3 K" on 2b and "3" in compass bowl
Provenance: Presented by A. E. Gunther. Formerly in the Strangways Collection.
Collection Group: Gunther Loan Collection
Material(s): Ivory
brass and glass
Dimensions:
Height Width Depth Diameter Unit
93 63 12 mm

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