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Horizontal Dial with Adjustable Gnomon, French, c. 1780

Inventory Number: 47020
Object Type:
Place Created: France Europe
Subject Classification(s): Lewis Evans Collection By Collection Sundials Mathematical Instruments By Trade Location  
Accession Number: 1924-0/part
Brief Description: Gnomon adjustable with bird latitude index, compass needle visible only through a slot. Lid missing.
Primary Inscriptions:
Provenance: From the collection of Lewis Evans.
Collection Group: Lewis Evans Collection
Material(s): Brass

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