Equinoctial Dial, ?German, 17th Century
|Inventory Number:|| 37605|
|Object Type:|| |
|Place Created:|| Germany Europe
|Brief Description:||Rectangular base plate with four symbolic figures; inset compass box adjustable for variation; hour circle supported on two columns and set against latitude quadrant which also supports a plumb level. Four bun feet.|
Note that the engraved "1"s are unusual, resembling a u with an arrow on the second ascender.
|Provenance:||From the collection of J. A. Billmeir.|
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