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Equinoctial Dial, by Macquart and Cadot, Paris, 1730

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Inventory Number: 36541
Object Type:
Persons: Macquart and Cadot (Maker (Signed by))
Date Created: Dated 1730
Place Created: Paris France Europe
Subject Classification(s): Lewis Evans Collection By Collection Sundials Mathematical Instruments By Trade Location  
Accession Number: 1924-0/part
Brief Description: Octagonal base; part circle hour ring; folding gnomon (restored); folding latitude quadrant
Primary Inscriptions: "Macquart et Cadot Son gendre AParis 1730"
Provenance: Presented by Lewis Evans
Collection Group: Lewis Evans Collection
Material(s): Silver
Dimensions:
Height Width Depth Diameter Unit
75 69 mm

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