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Horizontal Dial with Adjustable Gnomon and Gimballed Mount, German, c.1730

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Inventory Number: 52022
Object Type:
Place Created: Germany Europe
Subject Classification(s): Lewis Evans Collection By Collection Sundials Mathematical Instruments By Trade Location  
Accession Number: 1924-0/part
Brief Description: Turned wooden box with push-fit lid, brass gymble mount, adjustable gnomon with bird latitude index.
Primary Inscriptions:
Provenance: From the collection of Lewis Evans.
Collection Group: Lewis Evans Collection
Material(s): Gilt and silvered brass
wood

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