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Diptych Dial, by Hans Tucher, Nuremberg, 1596

Inventory Number: 50854
Object Type: sundial, diptych dial
Persons: Hans Tucher (Maker)
Date Created: Dated 1596
Place Created: Nuremberg Germany Europe
Subject Classification(s): Lewis Evans Collection By Collection Sundials Mathematical Instruments By Trade Location  
Accession Number: 1924-0/part
Brief Description: Oval dial with chain. Compass needle a modern replacement.
Primary Inscriptions: "H [serpent] D" punched on 2b and ".1.5. .95." punched on 2a.
Provenance: Presented by Lewis Evans
Collection Group: Lewis Evans Collection
Material(s): Ivory
gilt brass
silver and glass
Dimensions:
Height Width Depth Diameter Unit
110 80 16 mm

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