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Inclining Dial with a Horizontal Sun and Moondial, by Hans Gruber, Nuremberg, c. 1570

Inventory Number: 43553
Object Type:
Persons: Hans Gruber (Maker)
Date Created: c. 1570
Place Created: Nuremberg Germany Europe
Subject Classification(s): Billmeir Collection By Collection  
Accession Number: 1957-84/52
Brief Description: Inclining dial in square box, with a sun and moon horizontal dial inside the lid; table of latitudes underneath, female figure of Astronomy on outer lid.
Primary Inscriptions: "Ioannes Gruber Norimb:"
Provenance: Presented by J. A. Billmeir. Formerly in the Michel Collection.
Collection Group:
Material(s): Gilt and silvered brass
Height Width Depth Diameter Unit
64 65 20 mm


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