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Diptych Dial, by Thomas Tucher, Nuremberg, c. 1620

preview image for Diptych Dial, by Thomas Tucher, Nuremberg, c. 1620
Inventory Number: 86072
Object Type: sundial, diptych dial
Persons: Thomas Tucher (Maker)
Date Created: c. 1620
Place Created: Nuremberg Germany Europe
Subject Classification(s): Lewis Evans Collection By Collection Sundials Mathematical Instruments By Trade Location  
Accession Number: 1924-0/part
Brief Description: In the form of a book. Compass needle and glass missing; clasp missing.
Primary Inscriptions: "T [serpent] D" punched inside cup dial and double serpent punched inside compass bowl.
Provenance: Presented by Lewis Evans
Collection Group: Lewis Evans Collection
Material(s): Ivory and gilt brass
Height Width Depth Diameter Unit
126 78 16 mm


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