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Equinoctial Ring Dial with Quadrant, by Benjamin Martin, London, Late 18th Century

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Inventory Number: 76039
Object Type:
Persons: Benjamin Martin
Date Created: Late 18th Century
Place Created: London England United Kingdom Europe
Subject Classification(s): Sundials Mathematical Instruments By Trade Location  
Accession Number: 1924-0/part
Brief Description: Brass, with latitude scales for both Northern and Southern latitudes, and reverse of meridian and hour rings with quadrants in degrees.
Primary Inscriptions: "B MARTIN LONDON".
Provenance: Presented by Lewis Evans
Collection Group: Lewis Evans Collection
Material(s): Brass

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