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Equinoctial Dial, by P. Flechet & Cie, Paris, Late 19th Century

Inventory Number: 34749
Object Type:
Place Created: Paris France Europe
Subject Classification(s): Lewis Evans Collection By Collection Sundials Mathematical Instruments By Trade Location  
Accession Number: 1924-0/part
Brief Description: Circular cast iron base with clampable inclining support for convex disc with hour divisions; and index; circular hour plate with pinhole casting spot onto plate with analemma for equation of time.
See also inv. 42286
Primary Inscriptions: "CHRONOMETRE SOLAIRE P.F. et C Brevetes S.G.D.G. Paris"
Provenance: Lewis Eavans Collection
Collection Group: Lewis Evans Collection
Material(s): Iron
white metal alloy

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