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Diptych Dial, by Hans Tucher, Nuremberg, c. 1600

Inventory Number: 52049
Object Type: sundial, diptych dial
Persons: Hans Tucher (Maker)
Date Created: c. 1600
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 gilt brass upper leaf. Compass needle and glass missing.
Primary Inscriptions: "H [serpent] T n" punched on 2b.
Provenance: Presented by Lewis Evans
Collection Group: Lewis Evans Collection
Material(s): Ivory
ebony and gilt brass
Dimensions:
Height Width Depth Diameter Unit
70 53 11 mm

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