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Nocturnal and Sundial, by Antonius Geminus, Rome, 1589

Inventory Number: 42143
Object Type:
Persons: Antonius Geminus (Maker)
Date Created: 1589
Place Created: Rome Italy Europe
Subject Classification(s): Lewis Evans Collection By Collection Nocturnals Astronomical Instruments Mathematical Instruments By Trade Location  
Accession Number: 1924-0/part
Brief Description: One side has a nocturnal and lunar volvelle, the other the 'organum Ptolemai' form of altitude sundial.
Primary Inscriptions: 'Ants Geminus f: Romæ. 1589'
Provenance: Presented by Lewis Evans
Collection Group: Lewis Evans Collection
Material(s): Brass


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