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Equinoctial Dial with Nocturnal, Spanish?, 15th Century

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Inventory Number: 46855
Object Type:
Place Created: Spain Europe
Subject Classification(s): Lewis Evans Collection By Collection Sundials Mathematical Instruments By Trade Location  
Accession Number: 1924-0/part
Brief Description: Circular brass box containing a compass, A nocturnal is incorporated into the lid, with one arm acting as a catch.
Primary Inscriptions: Unsigned.
Provenance: Presented by Lewis Evans in 1924. Purchased by Lewis Evans at Sotheby's in November 1900.
Collection Group: Lewis Evans Collection
Material(s): Brass
Height Width Depth Diameter Unit
50 mm


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