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Diptych Dial, French, c. 1620

preview image for Diptych Dial, French, c. 1620
Inventory Number: 69856
Object Type: sundial, diptych dial
Place Created: France Europe
Subject Classification(s): Lewis Evans Collection By Collection Sundials Mathematical Instruments By Trade Location  
Accession Number: 1924-0/part
Brief Description:
Primary Inscriptions: Unsigned and undated
Provenance: Presented by Lewis Evans.
Collection Group: Lewis Evans Collection
Material(s): Painted ivory
brass
silver and paper
Dimensions:
Height Width Depth Diameter Unit
80 62 16 mm

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Diptych Dial without Glass, French, c. 1620

preview image for Diptych Dial without Glass, French, c. 1620
Inventory Number: 69856
Object Type: sundial, diptych dial
Place Created: France Europe
Subject Classification(s): Lewis Evans Collection By Collection Sundials Mathematical Instruments By Trade Location  
Accession Number: 1924-0/part
Brief Description: Compass needle and glass missing.
Primary Inscriptions: Unsigned and undated
Provenance: Presented by Lewis Evans.
Collection Group: Lewis Evans Collection
Material(s): Painted ivory
brass
silver and paper
Dimensions:
Height Width Depth Diameter Unit
80 62 16 mm

Narratives

Image with multimedia irn 15785Image with multimedia irn 15787Image with multimedia irn 18268

Permalink: http://www.mhs.ox.ac.uk/object/inv/69856