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Equinoctial Dial, by Johann Schrettegger, Augsburg, Late 18th Century

Inventory Number: 34675
Object Type:
Persons: Johann Nepomuk Schrettegger (Maker (Signed by))
Date Created: Late 18th Century
Place Created: Augsburg Germany Europe
Subject Classification(s): Lewis Evans Collection By Collection  
Accession Number: 1924-0/part
Brief Description: Augsburg type withsilvered compass dial and brass circular inset beneath base with signature only; ibclinometer and plumbob, hinged quadrant and ornately shaped hour dial. In square wood and leather case with green velvet lining.
Primary Inscriptions: "Johan Schrettegger in Augsburg".
Provenance: Presented by Lewis Evans with his collection.
Collection Group: Lewis Evans Collection
Material(s): Brass
silvered brass and glass; wood and leather case with velvet lining
Height Width Depth Diameter Unit
65 65 mm

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