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Equinoctial Dial, by Langlois, Paris, c. 1750

Inventory Number: 47720
Object Type:
Persons: Langlois (Maker)
Date Created: c. 1750
Place Created: Paris France Europe
Subject Classification(s): Lewis Evans Collection By Collection Sundials Mathematical Instruments By Trade Location  
Accession Number: 1924-0/part
Brief Description: Octagonal base; part circle hour ring; folding latitude quadrant (slightly bent); folding plummet (later addition?)
Primary Inscriptions: "Langlois AParis aux Galleries du Louvre", obscured by plummet mounting
Provenance: Presented by Lewis Evans
Collection Group: Lewis Evans Collection
Material(s): Brass

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