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Equinoctial Ring Dial, with Horizontal Compass Dial, by I. Brauchle, Munich, 18th Century

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Inventory Number: 42038
Object Type:
Persons: I. Brauchle (Maker)
Date Created: 18th Century
Place Created: Munich Germany Europe
Subject Classification(s): Lewis Evans Collection By Collection Sundials Mathematical Instruments By Trade Location  
Accession Number: 1924-0/part
Brief Description: Brass equinoctial ring dial of the simple type, is supported by an ornate brass stand fixed to a wooden base, with at its centre a silver horozontal compass dial with folding brass gnomon.
Primary Inscriptions: "I. Brauchle à Munich".
Provenance: Presented by Lewis Evans
Collection Group: Lewis Evans Collection
Material(s): Brass
silver
wood and glass

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