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Inclining Dial, by Benjamin Pike, New York, c.1845

preview image for Inclining Dial, by Benjamin Pike, New York, c.1845
Inventory Number: 50427
Object Type:
Persons: Benjamin Pike (Maker)
Date Created: c.1845
Place Created: New York USA North America
Subject Classification(s): Sundials Mathematical Instruments By Trade Location  
Brief Description: Mahogany base and hinged lid. Compass with printed card, silvered hinged hour circle, pivoted arc.
Primary Inscriptions: "Benjn Pike New York"
Collection Group:
Material(s): Mahogany
silvered brass
Dimensions:
Height Width Depth Diameter Unit
97 97 mm

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