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Stone Inclining Analemmatic Dial, German, 1697

Inventory Number: 41219
Object Type:
Place Created: Germany Europe
Subject Classification(s): Lewis Evans Collection By Collection Sundials Mathematical Instruments By Trade Location  
Accession Number: 1924-0/part
Brief Description: Rectangular stone base held in iron frame with four levelling screws; gnomon of horizontal dial lacking plummet; gnomon of azimuth dial lost, screw controlled index survives.
Primary Inscriptions: "MDC XCVII"
Provenance: Presented to the University by Lewis Evans with his collection.
Collection Group: Lewis Evans Collection
Material(s): Solenhofen stone
iron and gilt ?brass
Dimensions:
Height Width Depth Diameter Unit
221 170 mm

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