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Diptych Dial, by Johann Gebhart, German, Mid-16th Century

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Inventory Number: 42475
Object Type:
Persons: Johann Gebhart (Maker (Signed by))
Date Created: Mid-16th century
Place Created: Germany Europe
Subject Classification(s): Lewis Evans Collection By Collection  
Accession Number: 1924-0/part
Brief Description: Rectangular box with hinged lid. Equinoctial solar and lunar dial with table of latitudes on both faces of cover, with notched latitude scale; horizontal pin-gnomon dial with inset compass and folding arm for elevating equinoctial dial; base blank.
Primary Inscriptions: "IOHANN* GEBHART"
Provenance: Presented by Lewis Evans
Collection Group: Lewis Evans Collection
Material(s): Gilt brass
Height Width Depth Diameter Unit
78 53 13 mm


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