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Cylinder Dial in 18th-Century Style, made for Henri Michel, 1941

Inventory Number: 52934
Object Type:
Accession Number: 1957-84/38
Brief Description: Made for 48°51' in imitation of French 18th century cylinder dials. Square brass base; ivory column with red-filled lines; arrow gnomon surmounted by nymph on sea monster.
Primary Inscriptions: Unsigned and undated
Provenance: Presented by J. A. Billmeir with his collection. Made for Henri Michel.
Collection Group: Billmeir Collection
Material(s): Ivory and bronze

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