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Celestial Globe and Scaphe Dial, by HRD?, German, Late 16th Century

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Inventory Number: 45841
Object Type:
Persons: 'H.R.D.' (Maker)
Date Created: Late 16th Century
Place Created: Germany Europe
Subject Classification(s): Lewis Evans Collection By Collection  
Accession Number: 1924-0/part
Brief Description: Celestial globe on a gilt stand decorated in relief. The upper hemisphere can be removed and contains a scaphe dial. Late 16th century; German
Primary Inscriptions: "HRD" under the constellation "PISCES NOTIVS"
Provenance: Presented by Lewis Evans in 1924.
Collection Group: Lewis Evans Collection
Material(s): Gilt brass
Dimensions:
Height Width Depth Diameter Unit
170 mm

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