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Equinoctial Ring Dial, by Thomas Heath, London, c. 1730

preview image for Equinoctial Ring Dial, by Thomas Heath, London, c. 1730
Inventory Number: 78442
Object Type:
Persons: Thomas Heath
Date Created: c. 1730
Place Created: London England United Kingdom Europe
Subject Classification(s): Sundials Mathematical Instruments By Trade Location  
Accession Number: 1924-0/part
Brief Description: Table-top dial with numerous refinements. Geared circular base ring with three levelling feet; removable base with inset compass (two bubble levels); geared meridian ring; two sights; handle.
Primary Inscriptions: "T * Heath Fecit"
Provenance: Presented by Lewis Evans.
Collection Group: Lewis Evans Collection
Material(s): Brass
Glass

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