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Inclining Dial, by Johann Engelbrecht, Beraun, 1792

Inventory Number: 40698
Object Type:
Persons: Johann Engelbrecht (Maker)
Date Created: 1792
Place Created: Beraun Czech Republic Europe
Subject Classification(s): Lewis Evans Collection By Collection Sundials Mathematical Instruments By Trade Location  
Accession Number: 1924-0/part
Brief Description: Rectangular hour plate with three levelling screws, equal, Babylonian and Italian hours and lines for solar declination, folding gnomon with plummet and latitude scale. Leather-covered fitted case.
Primary Inscriptions: "Fecit Iohan Engelbrecht Beraunensis. 1792"
Provenance: Presented by Lewis Evans
Collection Group: Lewis Evans Collection
Material(s): Silvered brass
Dimensions:
Height Width Depth Diameter Unit
153 126 mm

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