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Inventory no. 36320 - Former Display Label

German HORIZONTAL STRING-GNOMON DIAL
1597

Gilt and silvered brass. Signed, "15*M*P*97" [i.e. Marcus Purman].

Made for latitude 48°. The compass-needle is missing.

Inside the cover is a wind-rose, with a moveable index-arm.

The outside of the case is decoratively engraved.

[G. 363]
Lewis Evans Collection.

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