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Horizontal String-Gnomon Dial, English, Early 20th Century

Inventory Number: 62040
Object Type:
Place Created: England United Kingdom Europe
Accession Number: 1924-0/part ?
Brief Description: Diptych format but with lid used only as support for gnomon and to house printed roundel of instructions and table for equation of time. Lower leaf has inset compass (with clamp) and strut to support upper leaf.
Primary Inscriptions: Unsigned and undated
Provenance: Not ascertained
Collection Group:
Material(s): Wood
paper and glass
Height Width Depth Diameter Unit
75 57 19 mm

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