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Butterfield-Type Horizontal Dial, by Butterfield, Paris, c.1700

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Inventory Number: 44261
Object Type:
Persons: Butterfield (Maker)
Date Created: c.1700
Place Created: Paris France Europe
Subject Classification(s): Sundials Mathematical Instruments By Trade Location  
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Brief Description: Octagonal base, bird latitude index, fishskin-covered case.
Primary Inscriptions: "Butterfield AParis"
Provenance: From the collection of R. T. Gunther.
Collection Group: Gunther Loan collection
Material(s): Silver

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