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Inclining Dial, English, 19th Century

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Inventory Number: 23179
Object Type:
Place Created: England United Kingdom Europe
Accession Number: 1935-4/part
Brief Description: Wooden base with inset compass, sprung folding latitude arc (0-60°); hinged hour circle with sprung folding gnomon. The dial is integral with its wooden case.
Primary Inscriptions: Unsigned and undated (silvering removed where signature may have been on hour ring)
Provenance: Bequeathed by T. G. Barnett
Collection Group: Barnett Collection
Material(s): Brass and silvered brass
wood and glass
Height Width Depth Diameter Unit
173 171 37 mm


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