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Inventory no. 41486 - Former Display Label

German ASTRONOMICAL COMPENDIUM
Late 16th century.

Gilt and silvered brass. Signed, "Iosüa Habermel"; undate
Includes:
1. A volvelle and compass-rose (rotating disc missing).

2. A lunar volvelle (rotating disc missing).

3. A universal equinoctial dial, for latitudes 42°-54° (gnomo missing).

4. A horizontal string-gnomon dial; and a compass (needle modern).

5. A circular table of the latitudes of 12 towns.

6. A table of the latitudes of 18 places.

[G. 410]
Lewis Evans Collection.

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