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Equinoctial Sundial, by Domenicus Lusverg, Rome, c. 1710

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Inventory Number: 77457
Object Type:
Persons: Domenicus Lusverg (Maker)
Date Created: c.1710
Place Created: Rome Italy Europe
Subject Classification(s): Lewis Evans Collection By Collection Sundials Mathematical Instruments By Trade Location  
Accession Number: 1924-0/part
Brief Description: Square brass plate on wooden plinth, hinged equatorial plate with an elaborate latitude adjustment, hour plate volvelle with scales for Babylonian and Italian hours, surmounted by alidade and hinged quadrant for solar declination adjustment to alidade above.
Primary Inscriptions: "Dominicus Lusuerg Mutinensis Faciebat Rome."
Provenance: Presented by Lewis Evans.
Collection Group: Lewis Evans Collection
Material(s): Brass
Dimensions:
Height Width Depth Diameter Unit
213 200 mm

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