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Diptych Dial, French, c. 1620

Inventory Number: 37449
Object Type: sundial, diptych dial
Place Created: France Europe
Accession Number: 1957-84/89
Brief Description: 1a universal equinoctial and polar dials; 1b southern part of equinoctial dial, plummet, latitude list and latitude scale; 2a horizontal string-gnomon dial, lunar volvelle, compass and continuation of latitude list; 2b line decoration.
Primary Inscriptions: Unsigned and undated
Provenance: Not ascertained
Collection Group:
Material(s): Painted ivory
brass
paper and glass
Dimensions:
Height Width Depth Diameter Unit
77 60 19 mm

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