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Equinoctial Ring Dial, Irish?, Early 18th Century?

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Inventory Number: 77377
Object Type:
Place Created: Republic of Ireland Europe
Subject Classification(s): Sundials Mathematical Instruments By Trade Location  
Accession Number: 1924-0/part
Brief Description: Brass, of typical late 17th-century London design, but more crudely engraved, and with half of the 16 place-names and latitudes for places on the Celtic fringe of the British Isles, starting with Belfast.
Primary Inscriptions: Unsigned and undated.
Provenance: Presented by Lewis Evans with his collection.
Collection Group: Lewis Evans Collection
Material(s): Brass


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