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Fake Roman-Type Vertical Disc Dial, Dated 1640, attributed to D.B. Sheahan, New York?, c. 1900?

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Inventory Number: 54570
Object Type:
Persons: D. B. Sheahan (Maker)
Date Created: c. 1900?
Place Created: New York USA North America
Accession Number: 1961-11
Brief Description: Circular dial with rotating gnomon and rotating throne with indicator needle.
Primary Inscriptions: "Tempus breve est. / [coat of arms] / Iohn Bartlet Ye Towne of Chester A.D. / 1640"
Provenance: Presented by E. Weil
Collection Group:
Material(s): Metal
Dimensions:
Height Width Depth Diameter Unit
106 93 25 mm

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