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Equinoctial Dial, by IGV (Johann Georg Vogler?), Augsburg, Mid 18th Century

Inventory Number: 41181
Object Type:
Persons: Johann Georg Vogler (Maker (Signed by))
Date Created: Mid 18th Century
Place Created: Augsburg Germany Europe
Subject Classification(s): Lewis Evans Collection By Collection  
Accession Number: 1924-0/part
Brief Description: Augsburg type, gilt eight-sided base with silvered-brass hour ring (traces only), hinged quadrant and compass dial with circular inset beneath base with names of towns and their latitudes. In octagonal case of red leather and tool markings around edge, and with black silk lining.The original case might be inv. no. 41360.
Primary Inscriptions: "IGV".
Provenance: Presented by Lewis Evans with his collection.
Collection Group: Lewis Evans Collection
Material(s): Gilt
brass and glass; leather and silk case

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