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Nocturnal and Regiomontanus-Type Dial, by Caspar Vopel, Cologne, 1557

Inventory Number: 33871
Object Type:
Persons: Caspar Vopel (Maker)
Date Created: 1557
Place Created: Cologne Germany Europe
Subject Classification(s): Lewis Evans Collection By Collection Sundials Mathematical Instruments By Trade Location Nocturnals Astronomical Instruments Mathematical Instruments By Trade Location  
Accession Number: 1924-0/part
Brief Description: One side has a nocturnal and lunar aspectarium, the other a Regiomontanus dial and geometrical quadrant.
Primary Inscriptions: 'Caspar Vopeli' Mathem. Coloni. Agrippi. Faciebat 1557'
Provenance: Presented by Lewis Evans
Collection Group: Lewis Evans Collection
Material(s): Brass

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