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Wooden Polyhedral Dial, by D. Beringer, Augsburg, c.1780

preview image for Wooden Polyhedral Dial, by D. Beringer, Augsburg, c.1780
Inventory Number: 51777
Object Type:
Persons: David Beringer (Maker)
Date Created: c.1780
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: Wooden base with inset compass, pillar with pivot supporting cube with printed coloured dials and copper alloy gnomons on 5 faces; plumb-bob missing.
Primary Inscriptions: "D. BERINGER"
Provenance: Lewis Evans Collection
Collection Group: Lewis Evans Collection
Material(s): Wood
Paper
copper alloy
Glass
Iron
Dimensions:
Height Width Depth Diameter Unit
165 100 124 mm

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