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Diptych Dial, German, c. 1800

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Inventory Number: 52562
Object Type: sundial, diptych dial
Place Created: Germany Europe
Subject Classification(s): Lewis Evans Collection By Collection  
Accession Number: 1944-1/part
Brief Description: 1a blank with incised lines; 1b vertical string-gnomon dial and plumb line with housing hole; 2a inset compass and horizontal string-gnomon dial; 2b blank. One fastening hook for closing lid and another for holding it open.
Primary Inscriptions: Unsigned and undated
Provenance: Purchased from Dr. Reginald S. Clay with his collection.
Collection Group: Clay Collection
Material(s): Wood and glass
Height Width Depth Diameter Unit
81 48 17 mm

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