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Cube Polyhedral Dial, by David Beringer and G.P. Seyfreid, German, c. 1730-40

Inventory Number: 83516
Object Type:
Place Created: Germany Europe
Accession Number: 1924-0/part
Brief Description: Rectangular wooden base with inset compass and coloured printed sheet decorating upper surface; turned support with inclining joint for polyhedral dial (one gnomon missing).
Primary Inscriptions: "D. Beringer. / G.P. Seÿfreid."
Provenance: Presented to the University by Lewis Evans with his collection.
Collection Group: Lewis Evans Collection
Material(s): Wood and paper

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