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Horizontal Dial Magnetic, by David Beringer, German, Late 18th Century

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Inventory Number: 46714
Object Type:
Persons: David Beringer (Maker (Signed by))
Date Created: Late 18th century
Place Created: Germany Europe
Subject Classification(s): Lewis Evans Collection By Collection Sundials Mathematical Instruments By Trade Location  
Accession Number: 1924-0/part
Brief Description: Floating compass and hour card, with attached gnomon. With turned wooden case.
Primary Inscriptions: "Verfertigt / von / David Beringer / Mechanicus" printed label inside lid
Provenance: From the collection of Lewis Evans.
Collection Group: Lewis Evans Collection
Material(s): Paper
board
brass
wood

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