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Bloud-Type Magnetic Azimuth Dial, by Charles Bloud, Dieppe, c. 1660

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Inventory Number: 47362
Object Type:
Persons: Charles Bloud (Maker (Signed by))
Date Created: c. 1660
Place Created: Dieppe France Europe
Subject Classification(s): Lewis Evans Collection By Collection  
Accession Number: 1935-4/part
Brief Description: 1a universal equinoctial and polar dials; 1b combined lunar volvelle and southern part of equinoctial dial, and latitude scale; 2a horizontal string-gnomon dial and magnetic azimuth dial with coloured printed card incorporating latitude list; 2b perpetual calendar volvelle. Leaf 1 bowed; leaf 2 and compass glass cracked.
Primary Inscriptions: "Fait Et In par Charle Bloud ADieppe" engraved on perpetual calendar.
Provenance: Bequeathed by T. G. Barnett.
Collection Group: Barnett Collection
Material(s): Ivory
silver
paper
glass and brass
Dimensions:
Height Width Depth Diameter Unit
76 64 16 mm

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