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Astronomical Ring Dial, by Joh. Andreas Pfeiffer, Coburg, c. 1717

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Inventory Number: 47753
Object Type:
Persons: Joh. Andreas Pfeiffer (Maker (Signed by))
Date Created: c. 1717
Place Created: Coburg Germany Europe
Subject Classification(s): Lewis Evans Collection By Collection Sundials Mathematical Instruments By Trade Location  
Accession Number: 1924-0/part
Brief Description: Gilt-brass, with reverse of moving meridian ring calibrated in quadrant of degrees. In leather vase with chamois lining.
Primary Inscriptions: "Joh. Andreas Pfeiffer Coburgi".
Provenance: Presented by Lewis Evans
Collection Group: Lewis Evans Collection
Material(s): Gilt-brass
steel
in leather case

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