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Crescent Dial, by Johann Martin, Augsburg, 17th Century

Inventory Number: 52827
Object Type:
Persons: Johann Martin (Maker (Signed by))
Date Created: 17th Century
Place Created: Augsburg Germany Europe
Subject Classification(s): Lewis Evans Collection By Collection Sundials Mathematical Instruments By Trade Location  
Accession Number: 1924-0/part
Brief Description: Square base-plate with two levelling-screws and two crescent dials. Undeneath the base-plate is a perpetual calendar.
Primary Inscriptions: "Johan Martin Augusta" [Augsburg].
Provenance: Presented by Lewis Evans
Collection Group: Lewis Evans Collection
Material(s): Silver
gilt brass and steel
Dimensions:
Height Width Depth Diameter Unit
60 60 mm

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