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Pocket Watch-Type Horizontal Dial, by Rousseau, French, c. 1800

Inventory Number: 54354
Object Type:
Persons: Rousseau
Date Created: c. 1800
Place Created: France Europe
Subject Classification(s): Sundials Mathematical Instruments By Trade Location  
Accession Number: 1973-11/5
Brief Description: Single horizontal dial mounted on a plate above a compass occupying the full diameter of instrument. Circular table of latitudes of cities on reverse.
Primary Inscriptions: "Rousseau. Inv. fec."
Provenance: Bequeathed by Mrs A. M. Billmeir.
Collection Group:
Material(s): Silver
brass
glass
gold?

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