Diptych Dial, English?, 1838?
|Inventory Number:|| 42858|
|Object Type:|| sundial, diptych dial|
|Place Created:|| England United Kingdom Europe
|Subject Classification(s):||Lewis Evans Collection By Collection|
|Brief Description:||Hardwood [ebony?] box with brass plates marked for vertical and horizontal dial, and a magnetic compass. Quite crudely made, and "1838" may well not be the date and the instrument made much more recently.|
|Primary Inscriptions:||Unsigned. "*RD*", a cross and "1838" [all punched fairly crudely].|
|Provenance:||From the Collection of Lewis Evans.|
|Collection Group:||Lewis Evans Collection|
Hardwood and brass|
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