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Horizontal Magnetic Dial, by S. Porter, English, c.1825

Inventory Number: 34395
Object Type:
Persons: S. Porter
Date Created: c.1825
Place Created: England United Kingdom Europe
Subject Classification(s): Sundials Mathematical Instruments By Trade Location  
Accession Number: 1924-0/part
Brief Description: Turned ivory case with domes lid enclosing glass dome cover to pivoted compass card and gnomon.
Primary Inscriptions: 'S. Porter. Fecit'
Provenance: From the collection of Lewis Evans.
Collection Group: Lewis Evans Collection
Material(s): Ivory
pasteboard
glass
brass

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