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Equinoctial Dial, by David Beringer, German, c. 1800

Inventory Number: 53892
Object Type:
Persons: David Beringer (Maker (Signed by))
Date Created: c. 1800
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: Octagonal base; full circle hour ring; gnomon bent; folding latitude quadrant; magnetic variation marked in compass bowl; three feet.
Primary Inscriptions: "David Beringer fecit"
Provenance: From the collection of Lewis Evans.
Collection Group: Lewis Evans Collection
Material(s): Gilt and silvered brass

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