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Diptych Dial and Dialling Instrument, Italian, 18th Century

Inventory Number: 50191
Object Type: sundial, diptych dial
Place Created: Italy Europe
Subject Classification(s): Billmeir Collection By Collection Sundials Mathematical Instruments By Trade Location  
Accession Number: 1957-84/219
Brief Description: In the form of a book with clasps. Brass levelling square stored in compartment with sliding cover.
Primary Inscriptions: Unsigned and undated
Provenance: Presented by J. A. Billmeir with his collection.
Collection Group: Billmeir Collection
Material(s): Wood
brass
ivory and glass
Dimensions:
Height Width Depth Diameter Unit
119 77 28 mm

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