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Equinoctial Ring Dial, German?, 18th Century

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Inventory Number: 38437
Object Type:
Place Created: Germany Europe
Subject Classification(s): Sundials Mathematical Instruments By Trade Location  
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Brief Description: Conventional dial with gilt-brass meridian and silver-brass hour-ring, and unusaul wide bridge with zig-zag scales reading to the day.
Primary Inscriptions: Unsigned and undated.
Provenance: Not ascertained.
Collection Group:
Material(s): Gilt-brass and silver-brass


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