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Dialling Instrument and Horary Quadrant, English, 1663

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Inventory Number: 50385
Object Type: quadrant
Place Created: England United Kingdom Europe
Subject Classification(s): Sundials Mathematical Instruments By Trade Location  
Accession Number: 1924-0/part
Brief Description: Wooden square with Gunther quadrant on one side, on the other a horizontal dial with circular plate rotating in a recess in the wood surrounded by a degree scale; folding gnomon with eye for plumb-line (missing).
Primary Inscriptions: None
Provenance: Presented by Lewis Evans
Collection Group: Lewis Evans Collection
Material(s): Pearwood and brass
Height Width Depth Diameter Unit
166 166 mm


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