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Diptych Dial, by Thomas Tucher, Nuremberg, c. 1600

Inventory Number: 46918
Object Type: sundial, diptych dial
Persons: Thomas Tucher (Maker)
Date Created: c. 1600
Place Created: Nuremberg Germany 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: "T [serpent] D" on brass plate rivetted to edge, and double serpent mark punched in compass bowl.
Provenance: Presented by Lewis Evans
Collection Group: Lewis Evans Collection
Material(s): Ivory and brass
Dimensions:
Height Width Depth Diameter Unit
90 60 13 mm

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