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Diptych Dial, by a Tucher Workshop, Nuremberg, c. 1600

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Inventory Number: 41986
Object Type: Object
Persons: Workshop Tucher (Makers)
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: 1924-0/part
Brief Description: Included in W.E. Miller's portrait of Lewis Evans.
Compass glass cracked.
Primary Inscriptions: Two faint Tucher serpents stamped in the compass bowl.
Provenance: Presented by Lewis Evans
Collection Group: Lewis Evans Collection
Material(s): Ivory
gilt brass
silver and glass
Height Width Depth Diameter Unit
119 94 16 mm


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