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Diptych Dial, German, 1748

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Inventory Number: 49074
Object Type: Object
Place Created: Germany Europe
Subject Classification(s): Lewis Evans Collection By Collection  
Accession Number: 1935-4/part
Brief Description: 1a blank; 1b vertical string-gnomon dial; 2a inset compass and horizontal string-gnomon dial; 2b blank. One fastening hook on lid for closing lid and another for holding it open.
Primary Inscriptions: Unsigned and undated
Provenance: Bequeathed by T. G. Barnett
Collection Group: Barnett Collection
Material(s): Wood
glass and brass
Dimensions:
Height Width Depth Diameter Unit
65 45 14 mm

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